Visa Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 13, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.33 per share is scheduled to be paid on
March 05, 2013. Shareholders who purchased V stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an 50% increase over the same period a year ago.
The previous trading day's last sale of V was $157.8,
representing a -3.05% decrease from the 52 week high of $162.77 and
a 41.65% increase over the 52 week low of $111.40.
V is a part of the Miscellaneous sector, which includes
companies such as eBay Inc. (
) and Mastercard Incorporated (
). V's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $3.57. Zacks Investment Research reports V's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 17.92%, compared to an
industry average of 12.1%.
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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 Large-Cap Growth Equity Strategy Fund ETF (
- streetTRACKS Morgan Stanley Technology Index Fund (
- iShares Dow Jones U.S. Financials Index Fund (
- iShares Goldman Sachs Technology Index Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is IYG with an increase of
11.11% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of V at 5.33%.