Delphi Automotive plc ( DLPH ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 09, 2016. A cash dividend payment of $0.29 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 25, 2016. Shareholders who purchased DLPH prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 16% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current stock price of $69.31, the dividend yield is 1.67%.
The previous trading day's last sale of DLPH was $69.31, representing a -23.47% decrease from the 52 week high of $90.57 and a 24.68% increase over the 52 week low of $55.59.
DLPH is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as Honeywell International Inc. ( HON ) and Ingersoll-Rand plc (Ireland) ( IR ). DLPH's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $5.86. Zacks Investment Research reports DLPH's forecasted earnings growth in 2016 as 15.8%, compared to an industry average of 7.9%.
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