Watts Water Technologies, Inc. (WTS) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 26, 2014

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Watts Water Technologies, Inc. ( WTS ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 26, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.13 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 14, 2014. Shareholders who purchased WTS stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that WTS has paid the same dividend.

The previous trading day's last sale of WTS was $60.42, representing a -3.57% decrease from the 52 week high of $62.66 and a 40.12% increase over the 52 week low of $43.12.

WTS is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as Precision Castparts Corporation ( PCP ) and National Oilwel Varcol, Inc. ( NOV ). WTS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.64. Zacks Investment Research reports WTS's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 27.93%, compared to an industry average of 17.9%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the WTS Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

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 ( FIW ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is FIW with an increase of 7.22% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of WTS at 3.88%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

This article appears in: News Headlines , Stocks
Referenced Symbols: WTS , PCP , NOV , FIW

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