Copa Holdings, S.A. ( CPA ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 01, 2016. A cash dividend payment of $0.51 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 16, 2016. Shareholders who purchased CPA prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an -39.29% decrease from the prior quarter.
The previous trading day's last sale of CPA was $59.71, representing a -48.33% decrease from the 52 week high of $115.56 and a 52.98% increase over the 52 week low of $39.03.
CPA is a part of the Transportation sector, which includes companies such as FedEx Corporation ( FDX ) and Delta Air Lines, Inc. ( DAL ). CPA's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $4.98. Zacks Investment Research reports CPA's forecasted earnings growth in 2016 as -1.08%, compared to an industry average of 4.1%.
Interested in gaining exposure to CPA through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have CPA as a top-10 holding:
- Guggenheim Frontier Markets ETF ( FRN ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is FRN with an decrease of -5.55% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of CPA at 3.73%.
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