Seagate Technology. (STX) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 06, 2014

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Seagate Technology. ( STX ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 06, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.43 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 22, 2014. Shareholders who purchased STX stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that STX has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $58.7, the dividend yield is 2.93%.

The previous trading day's last sale of STX was $58.7, representing a -6.47% decrease from the 52 week high of $62.76 and a 57.92% increase over the 52 week low of $37.17.

STX is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies such as EMC Corporation ( EMC ) and TE Connectivity Ltd. ( TEL ). STX's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $4.52. Zacks Investment Research reports STX's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as 5.63%, compared to an industry average of 9.1%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the STX Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to STX through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have STX as a top-10 holding:

  • Vanguard Mid-Cap Value ETF ( VOE ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is VOE with an increase of 3.98% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of STX at 1.08%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.



This article appears in: News Headlines Stocks
Referenced Stocks: STX , EMC , TEL , VOE


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