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Agilent Technologies, Inc. (A) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 28, 2018

Agilent Technologies, Inc. ( A ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 28, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.164 per share is scheduled to be paid on January 23, 2019. Shareholders who purchased A prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 10.07% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $65.54, the dividend yield is 1%.

The previous trading day's last sale of A was $65.54, representing a -12.75% decrease from the 52 week high of $75.12 and a 8.47% increase over the 52 week low of $60.42.

A is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as Illumina, Inc. ( ILMN ) and Mettler-Toledo International, Inc. ( MTD ). A's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.98. Zacks Investment Research reports A's forecasted earnings growth in 2019 as 9.08%, compared to an industry average of 5.9%.

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

Interested in gaining exposure to A through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?

The following ETF(s) have A as a top-10 holding:

  • First Trust Water ETF ( FIW )
  • Invesco Zacks Mid-Cap ETF ( CZA )
  • iShares Morningstar Mid-Cap ETF ( JKG ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is CZA with an decrease of -13.74% over the last 100 days. FIW has the highest percent weighting of A at 4.58%.

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


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

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