Coty Inc. (COTY) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 15, 2019. A cash dividend payment of $0.125 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 27, 2019. Shareholders who purchased COTY prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 13th quarter that COTY has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $12.24, the dividend yield is 4.08%.
The previous trading day's last sale of COTY was $12.24, representing a -13.41% decrease from the 52 week high of $14.14 and a 107.11% 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 PLC (UL). COTY's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$4.95. Zacks Investment Research reports COTY's forecasted earnings growth in 2020 as 3.85%, compared to an industry average of 5.7%.
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)
- Invesco S&P 500 Pure Value ETF (RPV)
- ETF Series Solutions (RVRS).
The top-performing ETF of this group is RPV with an increase of 6.29% over the last 100 days. RHS has the highest percent weighting of COTY at 3.5%.
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