Dover Corporation ( DOV ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 27, 2019. A cash dividend payment of $0.48 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 15, 2019. Shareholders who purchased DOV prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that DOV has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of DOV was $92.46, representing a -11.72% decrease from the 52 week high of $104.74 and a 40.45% increase over the 52 week low of $65.83.
DOV is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies such as Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc ( TMO ) and Danaher Corporation ( DHR ). DOV's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.76. Zacks Investment Research reports DOV's forecasted earnings growth in 2019 as 15.67%, compared to an industry average of 14%.
Interested in gaining exposure to DOV through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have DOV as a top-10 holding:
- Invesco Defensive Equity ETF ( DEF ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is DEF with an decrease of -1.4% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of DOV at 1.11%.