Dice with pencil on graph paper
Markets

Genuine Parts Company (GPC) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 08, 2018

Genuine Parts Company ( GPC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 08, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.72 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 02, 2018. Shareholders who purchased GPC prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 6.67% increase over prior dividend payment.

The previous trading day's last sale of GPC was $92.53, representing a -14.13% decrease from the 52 week high of $107.75 and a 15.87% increase over the 52 week low of $79.86.

GPC is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as Copart, Inc. ( CPRT ) and CarMax Inc ( KMX ). GPC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $4.18. Zacks Investment Research reports GPC's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 23.28%, compared to an industry average of 15.2%.

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

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

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

  • SPDR Russell 1000 Yield Focus ETF ( ONEY )
  • SPDR Russell 1000 Low Volatility Focus ETF ( ONEV )
  • PowerShares Dividend Achievers Portfolio ( PFM ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is PFM with an increase of 3.33% over the last 100 days. ONEY has the highest percent weighting of GPC at 1.01%.

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.

In This Story

KMX ONEV PFM CPRT ONEY GPC

Other Topics

Stocks