Visa Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 14, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.33 per share is scheduled to be paid on
September 04, 2013. Shareholders who purchased V stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
marks the 4th quarter that V has paid the same dividend. At the
current stock price of $179.76, the dividend yield is .73%.
The previous trading day's last sale of V was $179.76,
representing a -8.29% decrease from the 52 week high of $196 and a
42.88% increase over the 52 week low of $125.81.
V is a part of the Miscellaneous sector, which includes
companies such as Mastercard Incorporated (
) and eBay Inc. (
). V's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $8.2. Zacks Investment Research reports V's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 22.1%, compared to an
industry average of 13.9%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to V through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have V as a top-10 holding:
- iShares Dow Jones U.S. Financial Services Index Fund (
- Columbia Select Large Cap Growth ETF (
- iShares Goldman Sachs Technology Index Fund (
- Vanguard Information Technology ETF (
- iShares Dow Jones U.S. Financials Index Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is RWG with an increase of
25.11% over the last 100 days. IYG has the highest percent
weighting of V at 5.07%.