Ford Motor Company (F) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for October 30, 2013
Ford Motor Company ( F ) will begin trading ex-dividend on October 30, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.1 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 02, 2013. Shareholders who purchased F stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that F has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $17.57, the dividend yield is 2.28%.
The previous trading day's last sale of F was $17.57, representing a -2.5% decrease from the 52 week high of $18.02 and a 69.27% increase over the 52 week low of $10.38.
F is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as Toyota Motor Corp Ltd Ord ( TM ) and Honda Motor Company, Ltd. ( HMC ). F's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.41. Zacks Investment Research reports F's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 14.7%, compared to an industry average of 10.7%.
Interested in gaining exposure to F through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have F as a top-10 holding:
- First Trust Exchange-Traded Fund II First Trust NASDAQ Global ( CARZ )
- iShares MSCI Italy Index Fund ( EWI )
- PowerShares Fundamental Pure Large Core Portfolio ( PXLC )
- iShares Dow Jones U.S. Consumer Goods Index Fund ( IYK )
- Select Sector SPDR Fund - Consumer Discretionary ( XLY ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is EWI with an increase of 16.82% over the last 100 days. CARZ has the highest percent weighting of F at 8.09%.