Timken Company (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 15, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.23 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 04,
2013. Shareholders who purchased TKR stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 6th
quarter that TKR has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $56.79, the dividend yield is 1.62%.
The previous trading day's last sale of TKR was $56.79,
representing a -2.92% decrease from the 52 week high of $58.50 and
a 74.26% increase over the 52 week low of $32.59.
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 $4.24. Zacks Investment Research reports TKR's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -12.66%, compared to an
industry average of 8.2%.
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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 EZM with an increase of
16.26% over the last 100 days. SLX has the highest percent
weighting of TKR at 6.03%.