Harris Corporation ( HRS ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 07, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.57 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 22, 2017. Shareholders who purchased HRS prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 7.55% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $122.89, the dividend yield is 1.86%.
The previous trading day's last sale of HRS was $122.89, representing a -0.55% decrease from the 52 week high of $123.57 and a 38.25% increase over the 52 week low of $88.89.
HRS is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc ( TMO ) and ASML Holding N.V. ( ASML ). HRS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $4.43. Zacks Investment Research reports HRS's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 8.14%, compared to an industry average of -13.5%.
Interested in gaining exposure to HRS through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have HRS as a top-10 holding:
The top-performing ETF of this group is IGN with an increase of 2.82% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of HRS at 9.72%.
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