Xylem Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 20, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.1164 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 19,
2013. Shareholders who purchased XYL stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
15.02% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current
stock price of $28.64, the dividend yield is 1.63%.
The previous trading day's last sale of XYL was $28.64,
representing a -2.87% decrease from the 52 week high of $29.49 and
a 27.69% increase over the 52 week low of $22.43.
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 $1.47. Zacks Investment Research reports XYL's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 3.11%, compared to an
industry average of 7.9%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
dates, visit the
Interested in gaining exposure to XYL through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have XYL as a top-10 holding:
- Guggenheim S&P Global Water (
- PowerShares Water Resource Port (
- PowerShares Global Water Portfolio (
- PowerShares Cleantech Portfolio (
The top-performing ETF of this group is PZD with an increase of
13.31% over the last 100 days. CGW has the highest percent
weighting of XYL at 4.81%.