Seagate Technology. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 05, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.38 per share is scheduled to be paid on
August 21, 2013. Shareholders who purchased STX stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
marks the 3rd quarter that STX has paid the same dividend. At the
current stock price of $41.79, the dividend yield is 3.64%.
The previous trading day's last sale of STX was $41.79,
representing a -12.61% decrease from the 52 week high of $47.82 and
a 67.83% increase over the 52 week low of $24.90.
STX is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies
such as EMC Corporation (
) and TE Connectivity Ltd. (
). STX's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $4.79. Zacks Investment Research reports STX's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 1.32%, compared to an
industry average of -.7%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
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Interested in gaining exposure to STX through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have STX as a top-10 holding:
- streetTRACKS Morgan Stanley Technology Index Fund (
- Power Shares XTF: Dynamic OTC Portfolio (
- Power Shares XTF: Dynamic Market Portfolio (
- PowerShares Dynamic Technology (
- Guggenheim S&P 500 Pure Growth ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is PWO with an increase of
22.87% over the last 100 days. MTK has the highest percent
weighting of STX at 3.87%.