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

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Seagate Technology. ( STX ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 06, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.43 per share is scheduled to be paid on February 24, 2014. Shareholders who purchased STX stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.

The previous trading day's last sale of STX was $49.99, representing a -20.35% decrease from the 52 week high of $62.76 and a 65.2% increase over the 52 week low of $30.26.

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 $4.47. Zacks Investment Research reports STX's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as -2.27%, compared to an industry average of -3.1%.

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:

  • streetTRACKS Morgan Stanley Technology Index Fund ( MTK )
  • First Trust NASDAQ-100-Technology Sector Index Fund ( QTEC )
  • ALPS Sector Dividend Dogs ETF ( SDOG )
  • Guggenheim S&P 500 Pure Growth ETF ( RPG )
  • Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Technology ETF ( RYT ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is RPG with an increase of 9.9% over the last 100 days. MTK has the highest percent weighting of STX at 3%.



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



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