Pitney Bowes Inc (PBI) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 13, 2013
Pitney Bowes Inc ( PBI ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 13, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.375 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 12, 2013. Shareholders who purchased PBI stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 5th quarter that PBI has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of PBI was $13.84, representing a -29.55% decrease from the 52 week high of $19.65 and a 33.85% increase over the 52 week low of $10.34.
PBI is a part of the Miscellaneous sector, which includes companies such as W.W. Grainger, Inc. ( GWW ) and Iron Mountain Incorporated ( IRM ). PBI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.22. Zacks Investment Research reports PBI's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -12.61%, compared to an industry average of 10.7%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the PBI Dividend History page.
Interested in gaining exposure to PBI through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have PBI as a top-10 holding:
- SPDR S&P Dividend ETF ( SDY )
- First Trust Exchange-Traded Fund VI Multi-Asset Diversified In ( MDIV )
- WisdomTree MidCap Dividend Fund ( DON ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is DON with an increase of 6.41% over the last 100 days. SDY has the highest percent weighting of PBI at 1.98%.