Joy Global Inc. (JOY) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 30, 2013
Joy Global Inc. ( JOY ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 30, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.175 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 18, 2013. Shareholders who purchased JOY stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 21st quarter that JOY has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $48.89, the dividend yield is 1.43%.
The previous trading day's last sale of JOY was $48.89, representing a -29.34% decrease from the 52 week high of $69.19 and a 2.22% increase over the 52 week low of $47.83.
JOY is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies such as Danaher Corporation ( DHR ) and ASML Holding N.V. ( ASML ). JOY's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $6.72. Zacks Investment Research reports JOY's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -15.4%, compared to an industry average of 12.6%.
Interested in gaining exposure to JOY through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have JOY as a top-10 holding:
- Market Vectors Coal ETF ( KOL ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is KOL with an decrease of -15.3% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of JOY at 7.16%.