Con-way Inc. ( CNW ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 14, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.1 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 13, 2014. Shareholders who purchased CNW stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 48th quarter that CNW has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $44.66, the dividend yield is .9%.
The previous trading day's last sale of CNW was $44.66, representing a -4% decrease from the 52 week high of $46.52 and a 29.04% increase over the 52 week low of $34.61.
CNW is a part of the Transportation sector, which includes companies such as United Parcel Service, Inc. ( UPS ) and J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc. ( JBHT ). CNW's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.7. Zacks Investment Research reports CNW's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 28.09%, compared to an industry average of 13.8%.
Interested in gaining exposure to CNW through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have CNW as a top-10 holding:
- SPDR S&P Transportation ETF ( XTN ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is XTN with an increase of 12.61% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of CNW at 2.67%.
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