DowDuPont Inc. ( DWDP ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 27, 2019. A cash dividend payment of $0.38 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 15, 2019. Shareholders who purchased DWDP prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 6th quarter that DWDP has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of DWDP was $56.08, representing a -24.34% decrease from the 52 week high of $74.12 and a 14.71% increase over the 52 week low of $48.89.
DWDP is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as Linde plc ( LIN ) and Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. ( APD ). DWDP's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.65. Zacks Investment Research reports DWDP's forecasted earnings growth in 2019 as -.27%, compared to an industry average of -1.3%.
Interested in gaining exposure to DWDP through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have DWDP as a top-10 holding:
- First Trust Indxx Global Agriculture ETF ( FTAG )
- iShares U.S. Basic Materials ETF ( IYM )
- Materials Select Sector SPDR ( XLB )
- Vanguard Materials ETF ( VAW )
- Fidelity MSCI Materials Index ETF ( FMAT ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is XLB with an decrease of -3.09% over the last 100 days. FTAG has the highest percent weighting of DWDP at 8.55%.