CDW Corporation ( CDW ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 23, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.21 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 12, 2018. Shareholders who purchased CDW prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 31.25% increase over prior dividend payment.
The previous trading day's last sale of CDW was $71.13, representing a -7.3% decrease from the 52 week high of $76.73 and a 27.47% increase over the 52 week low of $55.80.
CDW is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Amazon.com, Inc. ( AMZN ) and Liberty Interactive Corporation ( QVCA ). CDW's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.33. Zacks Investment Research reports CDW's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 17.53%, compared to an industry average of 10.3%.