Boeing Company (BA) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 13, 2013
Boeing Company ( BA ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 13, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.485 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 08, 2013. Shareholders who purchased BA stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 10.23% increase over the prior quarter.
The previous trading day's last sale of BA was $76.56, representing a -1.87% decrease from the 52 week high of $78.02 and a 14.58% increase over the 52 week low of $66.82.
BA is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as United Technologies Corporation ( UTX ) and Textron Inc. ( TXT ). BA's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $5.12. Zacks Investment Research reports BA's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 3.93%, compared to an industry average of 3.3%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the BA Dividend History page.
Interested in gaining exposure to BA through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have BA as a top-10 holding:
- iShares Dow Jones U.S. Aerospace & Defense Index Fund ( ITA )
- PowerShares Aerospace & Defense ( PPA )
- DIAMONDS Trust Series I ( DIA )
- SPDR S&P Aerospace & Defense ETF ( XAR )
- Select Sector SPDR Fund - Industrial ( XLI ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is XAR with an increase of 14.51% over the last 100 days. ITA has the highest percent weighting of BA at 7.78%.