Copa Holdings, S.A. ( CPA ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 02, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.87 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 15, 2018. Shareholders who purchased CPA prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 16% increase over prior dividend payment.
The previous trading day's last sale of CPA was $135.97, representing a -3.8% decrease from the 52 week high of $141.34 and a 30% increase over the 52 week low of $104.59.
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 $8.73. Zacks Investment Research reports CPA's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 19.48%, compared to an industry average of 16.1%.
Interested in gaining exposure to CPA through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have CPA as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares XTF: Dynamic Market Portfolio ( PWC ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is PWC with an increase of 5.88% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of CPA at 0.39%.