Symantec Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 17, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.15 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 27,
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 $22.49, the dividend yield is .67%.
The previous trading day's last sale of SYMC was $22.49,
representing a -10.97% decrease from the 52 week high of $25.26 and
a 72.27% increase over the 52 week low of $13.06.
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 $1.07. Zacks Investment Research reports SYMC's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 8.72%, compared to an
industry average of 7.2%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
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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 (
- Power Shares XTF: Dynamic OTC Portfolio (
- Guggenheim Mid-Cap Core ETF (
- Ml Software Hldr1240 (SWHYL).
The top-performing ETF of this group is PWO with an increase of
23.05% over the last 100 days. IGV has the highest percent
weighting of SYMC at 5.71%.