Franklin Electric Co., Inc. ( FELE ) will begin trading ex-dividend on January 31, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.1 per share is scheduled to be paid on February 16, 2017. Shareholders who purchased FELE prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that FELE has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of FELE was $41.2, representing a -7.52% decrease from the 52 week high of $44.55 and a 60.81% increase over the 52 week low of $25.62.
FELE is a part of the Consumer Durables sector, which includes companies such as Baker Hughes Incorporated ( BHI ) and Parker-Hannifin Corporation ( PH ). FELE's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.61. Zacks Investment Research reports FELE's forecasted earnings growth in 2016 as 12.24%, compared to an industry average of -2.5%.
Interested in gaining exposure to FELE through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have FELE as a top-10 holding:
- Guggenheim S&P Global Water ( CGW ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is CGW with an decrease of -3.96% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of FELE at 0.83%.
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