Pool Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 12, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.19 per share is scheduled to be paid on
August 28, 2013. Shareholders who purchased POOL stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an 18.75% increase over the same period a year ago. At
the current stock price of $53.67, the dividend yield is 1.42%.
The previous trading day's last sale of POOL was $53.67,
representing a -2.95% decrease from the 52 week high of $55.30 and
a 48.92% increase over the 52 week low of $36.04.
POOL is a part of the Consumer Durables sector, which includes
companies such as Johnson Controls, Inc. (
) and Intuitive Surgical, Inc. (
). POOL's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.74. Zacks Investment Research reports POOL's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 12.37%, compared to an
industry average of 20.5%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to POOL through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have POOL as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares Exchange-Traded Fund Trust II PowerShares S&P
- SPDR Russell 2000 Low Volatility (
The top-performing ETF of this group is PSCD with an increase of
16.46% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of POOL at 2.44%.