Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc. ( HLT ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 28, 2019. A cash dividend payment of $0.15 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 29, 2019. Shareholders who purchased HLT prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 9th quarter that HLT has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of HLT was $83.49, representing a -2.77% decrease from the 52 week high of $85.87 and a 30.94% increase over the 52 week low of $63.76.
HLT is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Las Vegas Sands Corp. ( LVS ) and Marriott International ( MAR ). HLT's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.51. Zacks Investment Research reports HLT's forecasted earnings growth in 2019 as 34.5%, compared to an industry average of 14.9%.
Interested in gaining exposure to HLT through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have HLT as a top-10 holding:
The top-performing ETF of this group is JKH with an decrease of -1.84% over the last 100 days. GVIP has the highest percent weighting of HLT at 2.05%.