Pool Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 11, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.19 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 27,
2014. Shareholders who purchased POOL stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
marks the 4th quarter that POOL has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of POOL was $59.91,
representing a -0.99% decrease from the 52 week high of $60.51 and
a 30.64% increase over the 52 week low of $45.86.
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 $2.03. Zacks Investment Research reports POOL's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 18.44%, compared to an
industry average of 1.6%.
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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 S&P SmallCap Consumer Discretionary Portfolio
- SPDR Russell 2000 Low Volatility (
- PowerShares S&P SmallCap Low Volatility Portfolio (
The top-performing ETF of this group is PSCD with an increase of
11.55% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of POOL at 2.4%.