The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on July 30, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.06 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 02,
2014. Shareholders who purchased GT stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
20% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of
$27.76, the dividend yield is .86%.
The previous trading day's last sale of GT was $27.76,
representing a -3.28% decrease from the 52 week high of $28.70 and
a 66.43% increase over the 52 week low of $16.68.
GT is a part of the Consumer Durables sector, which includes
companies such as Genuine Parts Company (
) and CarMax Inc (
). GT's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.9. Zacks Investment Research reports GT's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 8.78%, compared to an
industry average of 28.3%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to GT through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have GT as a top-10 holding:
- SPDR MFS Systematic Growth Equity ETF (
- First Trust Value Line 100 Exchange-Traded Fund (
- PowerShares High Yield Corporate Bond Portfolio (
- PowerShares Fundamental Pure Mid Value Portfolio (
- PowerShares Dynamic MagniQuant Portfolio (PIQ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is PIQ with an increase of
8.86% over the last 100 days. SYG has the highest percent weighting
of GT at 3.3%.