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Canadian Pacific Railway Limited (CP) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 26, 2013

Canadian Pacific Railway Limited ( CP ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 26, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.3417 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 29, 2013. Shareholders who purchased CP stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an -3.09% decrease from the prior quarter.

The previous trading day's last sale of CP was $126.31, representing a -1.93% decrease from the 52 week high of $128.80 and a 83.88% increase over the 52 week low of $68.69.

CP is a part of the Transportation sector, which includes companies such as Union Pacific Corporation ( UNP ) and Canadian National Railway Company ( CNI ). CP's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.82. Zacks Investment Research reports CP's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 42.27%, compared to an industry average of 11.7%.

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

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

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

  • First Trust Value Line 100 Exchange-Traded Fund ( FVL ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is FVL with an increase of 15.27% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of CP at 1.36%.

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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