United Technologies Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 15, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.535 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 10,
2013. Shareholders who purchased UTX stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th
quarter that UTX has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $94.95, the dividend yield is 2.25%.
The previous trading day's last sale of UTX was $94.95,
representing a -0.93% decrease from the 52 week high of $95.84 and
a 34.28% increase over the 52 week low of $70.71.
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 $6.68. Zacks Investment Research reports UTX's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 13.79%, compared to an
industry average of 8%.
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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:
- PowerShares Aerospace & Defense (
- Select Sector SPDR Fund - Industrial (
- DIAMONDS Trust Series I (
- SPDR S&P Aerospace & Defense ETF (
- iShares Dow Jones U.S. Aerospace & Defense Index Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is ITA with an increase of
16.36% over the last 100 days. PPA has the highest percent
weighting of UTX at 6.51%.