Symantec Corporation (SYMC) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 20, 2014
Symantec Corporation ( SYMC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 20, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.15 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 19, 2014. Shareholders who purchased SYMC stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that SYMC has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of SYMC was $20.69, representing a -23.65% decrease from the 52 week high of $27.10 and a 1.87% increase over the 52 week low of $20.31.
SYMC is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies such as Microsoft Corporation ( MSFT ) and Oracle Corporation ( ORCL ). SYMC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.22. Zacks Investment Research reports SYMC's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 7.91%, compared to an industry average of 2.3%.
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The following ETF(s) have SYMC as a top-10 holding:
The top-performing ETF of this group is IGV with an increase of 11.96% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of SYMC at 4.35%.