EMC Corporation ( EMC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 29, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.115 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 23, 2015. Shareholders who purchased EMC prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 6th quarter that EMC has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $23.78, the dividend yield is 1.93%.
The previous trading day's last sale of EMC was $23.78, representing a -23.09% decrease from the 52 week high of $30.92 and a 4.94% increase over the 52 week low of $22.66.
EMC is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies such as TE Connectivity Ltd. ( TEL ) and Western Digital Corporation ( WDC ). EMC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.22. Zacks Investment Research reports EMC's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as -6.47%, compared to an industry average of -2.8%.
Interested in gaining exposure to EMC through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have EMC as a top-10 holding:
- Guggenheim Raymond James SB-1 Equity Fund ( RYJ ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is RYJ with an decrease of -10.34% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of EMC at 0.62%.