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Emerson Electric Company (EMR) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 14, 2014

Emerson Electric Company ( EMR ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 14, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.43 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 10, 2014. Shareholders who purchased EMR stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that EMR has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $68.22, the dividend yield is 2.52%.

The previous trading day's last sale of EMR was $68.22, representing a -3.45% decrease from the 52 week high of $70.66 and a 27.7% increase over the 52 week low of $53.42.

EMR is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies such as General Electric Company ( GE ) and Siemens AG ( SI ). EMR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.79. Zacks Investment Research reports EMR's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 5.89%, compared to an industry average of 14.4%.

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

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

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

  • PowerShares DWA Industrials Momentum Portfolio ( PRN )
  • Select Sector SPDR Fund - Industrial ( XLI )
  • Vanguard Industrials ETF ( VIS )
  • iShares Dow Jones U.S. Industrials Index Fund ( IYJ )
  • Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Industrials ETF ( RGI ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is RGI with an increase of 7.97% over the last 100 days. PRN has the highest percent weighting of EMR at 2.73%.

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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