CDW Corporation ( CDW ) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 22, 2016. A cash dividend payment of $0.16 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 12, 2016. Shareholders who purchased CDW prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 48.84% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $51.43, the dividend yield is 1.24%.
The previous trading day's last sale of CDW was $51.43, representing a -1.66% decrease from the 52 week high of $52.30 and a 69.18% increase over the 52 week low of $30.40.
CDW is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Amazon.com, Inc. ( AMZN ) and Liberty Interactive Corporation ( QVCB ). CDW's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.44. Zacks Investment Research reports CDW's forecasted earnings growth in 2016 as 17.38%, compared to an industry average of 10.2%.
Interested in gaining exposure to CDW through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have CDW as a top-10 holding:
- Vanguard Small-Cap Value ETF - DNQ ( VBR ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is VBR with an increase of 12.54% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of CDW at 0.47%.
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