Precision Castparts Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 04, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.03 per share is scheduled to be paid on
December 30, 2013. Shareholders who purchased PCP stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This marks the 53rd quarter that PCP has paid the same dividend. At
the current stock price of $257.78, the dividend yield is .05%.
The previous trading day's last sale of PCP was $257.78,
representing a -4.53% decrease from the 52 week high of $270 and a
43.16% increase over the 52 week low of $180.06.
PCP is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes
companies such as National Oilwel Varcol, Inc. (
) and Baker Hughes Incorporated (
). PCP's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $10.97. Zacks Investment Research reports PCP's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 22.98%, compared to an
industry average of 7.5%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to PCP through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have PCP as a top-10 holding:
- iShares U.S. Aerospace & Defense ETF (
- PowerShares Aerospace & Defense (
- SPDR S&P Aerospace & Defense ETF (
- Columbia Select Large Cap Growth ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is XAR with an increase of
23.91% over the last 100 days. ITA has the highest percent
weighting of PCP at 6.46%.