Brunswick Corporation (BC) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 18, 2019. A cash dividend payment of $0.24 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 13, 2019. Shareholders who purchased BC prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 14.29% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $58.92, the dividend yield is 1.63%.
The previous trading day's last sale of BC was $58.92, representing a -5.32% decrease from the 52 week high of $62.23 and a 43.64% increase over the 52 week low of $41.02.
BC is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies such as Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc (TMO) and ASML Holding N.V. (ASML). BC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$1.86. Zacks Investment Research reports BC's forecasted earnings growth in 2019 as -10.75%, compared to an industry average of 3.7%.
Interested in gaining exposure to BC through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have BC as a top-10 holding:
- ValueShares U.S. Quantitative Value ETF (QVAL).
The top-performing ETF of this group is QVAL with an increase of 9.86% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of BC at 2.78%.
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