United Technologies Corporation (UTX) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 16, 2018

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United Technologies Corporation ( UTX ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 16, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.7 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 10, 2018. Shareholders who purchased UTX prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 5th quarter that UTX has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $132.42, the dividend yield is 2.11%.

The previous trading day's last sale of UTX was $132.42, representing a -4.9% decrease from the 52 week high of $139.24 and a 21.37% increase over the 52 week low of $109.10.

UTX is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as Boeing Company ( BA ) and Textron Inc. ( TXT ). UTX's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $6.35. Zacks Investment Research reports UTX's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 8.59%, compared to an industry average of 12.6%.

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

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

  • iShares Trust ( IYJ )
  • Invesco Dow Jones Industrial Average Dividend ETF ( DJD )
  • iShares Global Industrials ETF ( EXI )
  • iShares iBonds Mar 2023 Term Corporate ex-Financials ETF ( IBCE )
  • iShares Trust ( INDF ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is DJD with an increase of 5.87% over the last 100 days. IYJ has the highest percent weighting of UTX at 2.85%.

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: UTX , BA , TXT , IYJ , DJD , EXI , IBCE ,

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