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Alaska Air Group, Inc. (ALK) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 02, 2013

Alaska Air Group, Inc. ( ALK ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 02, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.2 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 22, 2013. Shareholders who purchased ALK stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. At the current stock price of $61.17, the dividend yield is .33%.

The previous trading day's last sale of ALK was $61.17, representing a -10.04% decrease from the 52 week high of $68 and a 87.12% increase over the 52 week low of $32.69.

ALK is a part of the Transportation sector, which includes companies such as FedEx Corporation ( FDX ) and Delta Air Lines, Inc. ( DAL ). ALK's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $4.86. Zacks Investment Research reports ALK's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 6.91%, compared to an industry average of 13%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the ALK Dividend History page.

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

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

  • iShares Dow Jones Transportation Average Index Fund ( IYT )
  • SPDR S&P Transportation ETF ( XTN )
  • Vanguard Scottsdale Funds Vanguard Russell 2000 Growth ETF ( VTWG )
  • Vanguard Small-Cap Growth ETF ( VBK )
  • Vanguard Scottsdale Funds Vanguard Russell 2000 ETF ( VTWO ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is VTWG with an increase of 13.09% over the last 100 days. IYT has the highest percent weighting of ALK at 5.98%.

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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