Infosys Limited ( INFY ) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 17, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.7178 per share. Shareholders who purchased INFY stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 124.31% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $53.98, the dividend yield is 5.32%.
The previous trading day's last sale of INFY was $53.98, representing a -14.59% decrease from the 52 week high of $63.20 and a 38.73% increase over the 52 week low of $38.91.
INFY is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies such as Automatic Data Processing, Inc. ( ADP ) and Yahoo! Inc. ( YHOO ). INFY's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.06. Zacks Investment Research reports INFY's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as 7.64%, compared to an industry average of 4.6%.
Interested in gaining exposure to INFY through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have INFY as a top-10 holding:
- First Trust ISE Chindia Index Fund ( FNI )
- iShares S&P India Nifty 50 Index Fund ( INDY )
- iShares MSCI All Country Asia Information Technology Index Fun ( AAIT )
- iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Asia Index Fund ( EEMA ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is INDY with an increase of 25.93% over the last 100 days. FNI has the highest percent weighting of INFY at 6.15%.