Pentair, Ltd. (PNR) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for October 23, 2013
Pentair, Ltd. ( PNR ) will begin trading ex-dividend on October 23, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.25 per share is scheduled to be paid on November 08, 2013. Shareholders who purchased PNR stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 13.64% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current stock price of $65.7, the dividend yield is 1.52%.
The previous trading day's last sale of PNR was $65.7, representing a -1.35% decrease from the 52 week high of $66.60 and a 63.03% increase over the 52 week low of $40.30.
PNR is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies such as Danaher Corporation ( DHR ) and ASML Holding N.V. ( ASML ). PNR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$.01. Zacks Investment Research reports PNR's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 34.36%, compared to an industry average of 14%.
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Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have PNR as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares Water Resource Port ( PHO )
- PowerShares Global Water Portfolio ( PIO )
- Guggenheim S&P Global Water ( CGW )
- First Trust ISE Water Index Fund ( FIW )
- First Trust Large Cap Growth AlphaDEX Fund (based on the Defin ( FTC ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is FIW with an increase of 10.82% over the last 100 days. PHO has the highest percent weighting of PNR at 8.61%.