Xylem Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 19, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.128 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 18,
2014. Shareholders who purchased XYL stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
9.97% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current
stock price of $37.23, the dividend yield is 1.38%.
The previous trading day's last sale of XYL was $37.23,
representing a -6.43% decrease from the 52 week high of $39.79 and
a 57.69% increase over the 52 week low of $23.61.
XYL is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes
companies such as Flowserve Corporation (
) and Colfax Corporation (
). XYL's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.27. Zacks Investment Research reports XYL's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 16.92%, compared to an
industry average of 12%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to XYL through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have XYL as a top-10 holding:
- Guggenheim Spin-Off ETF (
- First Trust ISE Water Index Fund (
- PowerShares Water Resource Port (
- Guggenheim S&P Global Water (
- PowerShares Global Water Portfolio (
The top-performing ETF of this group is PIO with an increase of
7.47% over the last 100 days. CSD has the highest percent weighting
of XYL at 4.63%.