Snap-On Incorporated (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 26, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.38 per share is scheduled to be paid on
March 11, 2013. Shareholders who purchased SNA stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an 11.76% increase over the same period a year ago.
The previous trading day's last sale of SNA was $77.93,
representing a -5.76% decrease from the 52 week high of $82.69 and
a 37.01% increase over the 52 week low of $56.88.
SNA is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes
companies such as Danaher Corporation (
) and Canon, Inc. (
). SNA's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $5.2. Zacks Investment Research reports SNA's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 8.27%, compared to an
industry average of 10.2%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
dates, visit the
Interested in gaining exposure to SNA through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have SNA as a top-10 holding:
- Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Industrials ETF (
- First Trust Large Cap Growth AlphaDEX Fund (based on the
- First Trust MuFirst Trust Multi CG AlphaDEX (
The top-performing ETF of this group is RGI with an increase of
13.71% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of SNA at 1.78%.