Watts Water Technologies, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 15, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.13 per share is scheduled to be paid on
August 30, 2013. Shareholders who purchased WTS stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an 18.18% increase over the same period a year ago. At
the current stock price of $54.4, the dividend yield is .96%.
The previous trading day's last sale of WTS was $54.4,
representing a -1.2% decrease from the 52 week high of $55.06 and a
49.99% increase over the 52 week low of $36.27.
WTS is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes
companies such as Precision Castparts Corporation (
) and National Oilwel Varcol, Inc. (
). WTS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.95. Zacks Investment Research reports WTS's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 9.17%, compared to an
industry average of 8.2%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to WTS through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have WTS as a top-10 holding:
- First Trust ISE Water Index Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is FIW with an increase of
3.38% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of WTS at 4.08%.