Vector Group Ltd. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 18, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.4 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 28,
2014. Shareholders who purchased VGR stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the
44th quarter that VGR has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of VGR was $21.43,
representing a -1.43% decrease from the 52 week high of $21.74 and
a 46.69% increase over the 52 week low of $14.61.
VGR is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which
includes companies such as Philip Morris International Inc (
) and British American Tobacco p.l.c. (
). VGR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $.33.
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dates, visit the
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Interested in gaining exposure to VGR through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have VGR as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares High Yield Equity Dividend Achievers Portfolio (
- SPDR Russell 2000 Low Volatility (
- WisdomTree Trust SmallCap Dividend Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is SMLV with an increase of
7.24% over the last 100 days. PEY has the highest percent weighting
of VGR at 4.06%.