United Technologies Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 14, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.535 per share is scheduled to be paid on
September 10, 2013. Shareholders who purchased UTX stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This marks the 5th quarter that UTX has paid the same dividend. At
the current stock price of $105.54, the dividend yield is
The previous trading day's last sale of UTX was $105.54,
representing a -2.15% decrease from the 52 week high of $107.86 and
a 41.78% increase over the 52 week low of $74.44.
UTX is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes
companies such as Boeing Company (
) and Textron Inc. (
). UTX's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $6.92. Zacks Investment Research reports UTX's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 14.72%, compared to an
industry average of 2.4%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
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Interested in gaining exposure to UTX through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have UTX as a top-10 holding:
- iShares U.S. Aerospace & Defense ETF (
- PowerShares Aerospace & Defense (
- Select Sector SPDR Fund - Industrial (
- DIAMONDS Trust Series I (
- SPDR S&P Aerospace & Defense ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is XAR with an increase of
26.05% over the last 100 days. ITA has the highest percent
weighting of UTX at 9.26%.