CA Inc. ( CA ) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 29, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.255 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 12, 2017. Shareholders who purchased CA prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 7th quarter that CA has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $32.62, the dividend yield is 3.13%.
The previous trading day's last sale of CA was $32.62, representing a -10.73% decrease from the 52 week high of $36.54 and a 8.7% increase over the 52 week low of $30.01.
CA is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies such as Microsoft Corporation ( MSFT ) and Oracle Corporation ( ORCL ). CA's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.74. Zacks Investment Research reports CA's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as -1.75%, compared to an industry average of 10.1%.
Interested in gaining exposure to CA through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have CA as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares Dynamic Networking ( PXQ ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is PXQ with an increase of 8.58% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of CA at 4.83%.
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