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Flowserve Corporation (FLS) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 27, 2012

Flowserve Corporation ( FLS ) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 27, 2012 and a cash dividend payment of $0.36 per share scheduled for January 14, 2013. Shareholders who purchased FLS stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that FLS has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $144.25, the dividend yield is 1%.

The previous trading day's last sale of FLS was $144.25, representing a -1.94% decrease from the 52 week high of $147.10 and a 48.71% increase over the 52 week low of $97.

FLS is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as Xylem Inc. ( XYL ) and IDEX Corporation ( IEX ). FLS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $7.99. Zacks Investment Research reports FLS's forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as 8.26%, compared to an industry average of 3.5%.

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

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

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

  • PowerShares Water Resource Port ( PHO )
  • MSCI Denmark Capped Investable Market Index (EDEN)
  • PowerShares Global Nuclear Portfolio ( PKN )
  • Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Industrials ETF ( RGI ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is EDEN with an increase of 18.4% over the last 100 days. PHO has the highest percent weighting of FLS at 8.38%.

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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