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Exelis Inc. (XLS) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 13, 2013

Exelis Inc. ( XLS ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 13, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.1033 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 01, 2013. Shareholders who purchased XLS stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 6th quarter that XLS has paid the same dividend.

The previous trading day's last sale of XLS was $11.11, representing a -13.74% decrease from the 52 week high of $12.88 and a 23.31% increase over the 52 week low of $9.01.

XLS is a part of the Consumer Durables sector, which includes companies such as China Mobile (Hong Kong) Ltd. ( CHL ) and AT&T Inc. ( T ). XLS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.75. Zacks Investment Research reports XLS's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -18.65%, compared to an industry average of 2.5%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the XLS Dividend History page.

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

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

  • Guggenheim S&P Midcap 400 Pure Value ETF ( RFV )
  • First Trust Industrials AlphaDEX ( FXR ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is FXR with an increase of 16.58% over the last 100 days. RFV has the highest percent weighting of XLS at 2.66%.

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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