Timken Company (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 15, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.23 per share is scheduled to be paid on
March 05, 2013. Shareholders who purchased TKR stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
marks the 5th quarter that TKR has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of TKR was $55.84,
representing a -3.62% decrease from the 52 week high of $57.94 and
a 71.34% increase over the 52 week low of $32.59.
TKR is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes
companies such as National-Oilwell, Inc. (
) and Precision Castparts Corporation (
). TKR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $5.05. Zacks Investment Research reports TKR's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -11.75%, compared to an
industry average of 1.4%.
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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 (
- First Trust Materials AlphaDEX Fund (
- First Trust Mid Cap Value AlphaDEX Fund (
- First Trust Mid Cap Core AlphaDEX (
- WisdomTree MidCap Earnings Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is FNK with an increase of
12.38% over the last 100 days. SLX has the highest percent
weighting of TKR at 4.56%.