Autoliv, Inc. (ALV) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 19, 2014
Autoliv, Inc. ( ALV ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 19, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.52 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 05, 2014. Shareholders who purchased ALV stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 4% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current stock price of $103.35, the dividend yield is 2.09%.
The previous trading day's last sale of ALV was $103.35, representing a -1.29% decrease from the 52 week high of $104.70 and a 44.87% increase over the 52 week low of $71.34.
ALV is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as Honeywell International Inc. ( HON ) and Magna International, Inc. ( MGA ). ALV's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $5.15. Zacks Investment Research reports ALV's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 8.9%, compared to an industry average of 17.3%.
Interested in gaining exposure to ALV through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have ALV as a top-10 holding:
- iShares MSCI Germany Index Fund ( EWG )
- iShares MSCI Europe Financials Sector Index Fund ( EUFN )
- iShares MSCI EMU Index Fund ( EZU )
- iShares MSCI ACWI ex US Financials Sector Index Fund (AXFN).
The top-performing ETF of this group is EZU with an increase of 6.69% over the last 100 days. EWG has the highest percent weighting of ALV at 6.1%.