United Parcel Service, Inc. (UPS) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for November 16, 2018

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United Parcel Service, Inc. ( UPS ) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 16, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.91 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 05, 2018. Shareholders who purchased UPS prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that UPS has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $109.5, the dividend yield is 3.32%.

The previous trading day's last sale of UPS was $109.5, representing a -19.21% decrease from the 52 week high of $135.53 and a 7.93% increase over the 52 week low of $101.45.

UPS is a part of the Transportation sector, which includes companies such as ZTO Express (Cayman) Inc. ( ZTO ) and J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc. ( JBHT ). UPS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $6.26. Zacks Investment Research reports UPS's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 20.26%, compared to an industry average of 13.9%.

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

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

  • iShares Trust ( IYT )
  • Strategy Shs EcoLogical Strategy ETF ( HECO )
  • iShares Trust ( IYJ )
  • iShares Global Industrials ETF ( EXI )
  • ETF Series Solutions ( ACSI ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is ACSI with an increase of 1.24% over the last 100 days. IYT has the highest percent weighting of UPS at 6.31%.

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