Symantec Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 21, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.15 per share is scheduled to be paid on
December 18, 2013. Shareholders who purchased SYMC stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This marks the 3rd quarter that SYMC has paid the same dividend. At
the current stock price of $23.56, the dividend yield is 2.55%.
The previous trading day's last sale of SYMC was $23.56,
representing a -13.06% decrease from the 52 week high of $27.10 and
a 33.03% increase over the 52 week low of $17.71.
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 $1.12. Zacks Investment Research reports SYMC's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 2.06%, compared to an
industry average of 2.8%.
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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 (
The top-performing ETF of this group is IGV with an increase of
13.75% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of SYMC at 4.78%.