Timken Company (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 16, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.23 per share is scheduled to be paid on
September 04, 2013. Shareholders who purchased TKR stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This marks the 7th quarter that TKR has paid the same dividend. At
the current stock price of $60.13, the dividend yield is 1.53%.
The previous trading day's last sale of TKR was $60.13,
representing a -2.32% decrease from the 52 week high of $61.56 and
a 66.33% increase over the 52 week low of $36.15.
TKR is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes
companies such as Precision Castparts Corporation (
) and National Oilwel Varcol, Inc. (
). TKR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $3.24. Zacks Investment Research reports TKR's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -22.71%, compared to an
industry average of 13.6%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to TKR through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have TKR as a top-10 holding:
- Market Vectors Steel Index ETF Fund (
- WisdomTree MidCap Earnings Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is EZM with an increase of
11.18% over the last 100 days. SLX has the highest percent
weighting of TKR at 4.58%.