Symantec Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 22, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.15 per share is scheduled to be paid on
September 18, 2013. Shareholders who purchased SYMC stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. At
the current stock price of $26.26, the dividend yield is 2.28%.
The previous trading day's last sale of SYMC was $26.26,
representing a -3.1% decrease from the 52 week high of $27.10 and a
54.29% increase over the 52 week low of $17.02.
SYMC is a part of the Technology sector, which includes
companies such as Microsoft Corporation (
) and Oracle Corporation (
). SYMC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.05. Zacks Investment Research reports SYMC's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 9.99%, compared to an
industry average of 3.4%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to SYMC through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have SYMC as a top-10 holding:
- iShares Goldman Sachs Software Index Fund (
- PowerShares Dynamic Software (
- PowerShares Dynamic Technology (
- First Trust NASDAQ-100-Technology Sector Index Fund (
- Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Technology ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is RYT with an increase of
10.22% over the last 100 days. IGV has the highest percent
weighting of SYMC at 5.89%.