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Delta Air Lines, Inc. (DAL) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 21, 2017

Delta Air Lines, Inc. ( DAL ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 21, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.305 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 13, 2017. Shareholders who purchased DAL prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 50.25% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $47.53, the dividend yield is 2.57%.

The previous trading day's last sale of DAL was $47.53, representing a -14.74% decrease from the 52 week high of $55.75 and a 32.4% increase over the 52 week low of $35.90.

DAL is a part of the Transportation sector, which includes companies such as FedEx Corporation ( FDX ) and Southwest Airlines Company ( LUV ). DAL's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $5.03. Zacks Investment Research reports DAL's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as 3.59%, compared to an industry average of .6%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the DAL Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to DAL through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?

The following ETF(s) have DAL as a top-10 holding:

  • PowerShares Dynamic Leisure & Entertainment Portfolio ( PEJ )
  • iShares Transportation AverageETF ( IYT )
  • SPDR S&P Transportation ETF ( XTN )
  • AdvisorShares Wilshire Buyback ETF ( TTFS ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is XTN with an increase of 4.84% over the last 100 days. PEJ has the highest percent weighting of DAL at 5.45%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.


The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

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