Lowe's Companies, Inc. (LOW) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for October 23, 2018

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Lowe's Companies, Inc. ( LOW ) will begin trading ex-dividend on October 23, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.48 per share is scheduled to be paid on November 07, 2018. Shareholders who purchased LOW prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 17.07% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $99.59, the dividend yield is 1.93%.

The previous trading day's last sale of LOW was $99.59, representing a -15.39% decrease from the 52 week high of $117.70 and a 32.15% increase over the 52 week low of $75.36.

LOW is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Home Depot, Inc. ( HD ) and Sherwin-Williams Company ( SHW ). LOW's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $4.77. Zacks Investment Research reports LOW's forecasted earnings growth in 2019 as 18.29%, compared to an industry average of 25%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the LOW Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to LOW through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have LOW as a top-10 holding:

  • Invesco Dynamic Building & Construction ETF ( PKB )
  • SPDR Series Trust SPDR Homebuilders ETF ( XHB )
  • VanEck Vectors Retail ETF ( RTH )
  • SPDR Select Sector Fund - Consumer Discretionary ( XLY )
  • Invesco Russell Top 200 Pure Growth ETF ( PXLG ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is RTH with an increase of 7.42% over the last 100 days. PKB has the highest percent weighting of LOW at 5.42%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

This article appears in: News Headlines , Stocks
Referenced Symbols: LOW , HD , SHW , PKB , XHB , RTH , XLY , PXLG

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