Alcoa Inc. (AA) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for November 06, 2013
Alcoa Inc. ( AA ) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 06, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.03 per share is scheduled to be paid on November 25, 2013. Shareholders who purchased AA stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 19th quarter that AA has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $9.92, the dividend yield is 1.21%.
The previous trading day's last sale of AA was $9.92, representing a -0.5% decrease from the 52 week high of $9.97 and a 30.01% increase over the 52 week low of $7.63.
AA is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as Precision Castparts Corporation ( PCP ) and National Oilwel Varcol, Inc. ( NOV ). AA's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.25. Zacks Investment Research reports AA's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 48.81%, compared to an industry average of -5.3%.
Interested in gaining exposure to AA through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have AA as a top-10 holding:
- SPDR S&P Metals & Mining ETF ( XME )
- Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Materials ETF ( RTM )
- First Trust Large Cap Core AlphaDEX ( FEX )
- Schwab U.S. Large-Cap Value ETF ( SCHV ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is RTM with an increase of 13.63% over the last 100 days. XME has the highest percent weighting of AA at 3.52%.