Old Dominion Freight Line, Inc. (ODFL) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for September 05, 2018

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Old Dominion Freight Line, Inc. ( ODFL ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 05, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.13 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 20, 2018. Shareholders who purchased ODFL prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that ODFL has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $152.4, the dividend yield is .34%.

The previous trading day's last sale of ODFL was $152.4, representing a -7.13% decrease from the 52 week high of $164.10 and a 53.44% increase over the 52 week low of $99.32.

ODFL is a part of the Transportation sector, which includes companies such as United Parcel Service, Inc. ( UPS ) and ZTO Express (Cayman) Inc. ( ZTO ). ODFL's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $6.95. Zacks Investment Research reports ODFL's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 57.94%, compared to an industry average of 46.9%.

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

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

  • SPDR S&P Transportation ETF ( XTN )
  • iShares S&P Mid-Cap 400 Growth ETF ( IJK )
  • SPDR S&P 400 Mid Cap Growth ETF (based on S&P MidCap 400 Growt ( MDYG )
  • Vanguard S&P Mid-Cap 400 Growth ETF ( IVOG ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is XTN with an increase of 9.91% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of ODFL at 2.32%.

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: ODFL , UPS , ZTO , XTN , IJK , MDYG , IVOG

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