Coty Inc. ( COTY ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 27, 2019. A cash dividend payment of $0.125 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 15, 2019. Shareholders who purchased COTY prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 10th quarter that COTY has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of COTY was $11.16, representing a -46.5% decrease from the 52 week high of $20.86 and a 88.83% increase over the 52 week low of $5.91.
COTY is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which includes companies such as Procter & Gamble Company ( PG ) and Unilever NV ( UN ). COTY's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$1.64. Zacks Investment Research reports COTY's forecasted earnings growth in 2019 as -8.15%, compared to an industry average of -1.4%.
Interested in gaining exposure to COTY through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have COTY as a top-10 holding:
- Invesco S&P 500 Equal Weight Consumer Staples ETF ( RHS )
- SPDR Series Trust SPDR Portfolio S&P 500 High Dividend ETF ( SPYD )
- Invesco S&P 500 Pure Value ETF ( RPV )
- ETF Series Solutions ( RVRS )
- WisdomTree U.S. MidCap Dividend Fund ( DON ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is SPYD with an increase of 1.16% over the last 100 days. RHS has the highest percent weighting of COTY at 4.52%.