Gentex Corporation ( GNTX ) will begin trading ex-dividend on July 05, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.11 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 18, 2018. Shareholders who purchased GNTX prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 10% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $22.93, the dividend yield is 1.92%.
The previous trading day's last sale of GNTX was $22.93, representing a -9.76% decrease from the 52 week high of $25.41 and a 38.22% increase over the 52 week low of $16.59.
GNTX is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as Honeywell International Inc. ( HON ) and Aptiv PLC ( APTV ). GNTX's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.48. Zacks Investment Research reports GNTX's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 32.29%, compared to an industry average of 16.8%.
Interested in gaining exposure to GNTX through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have GNTX as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares Exchange-Traded Fund Trust II ( PBSM ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is PBSM with an increase of 7.9% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of GNTX at 0.18%.