L-3 Communications Holdings, Inc. ( LLL ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 27, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.6 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 17, 2014. Shareholders who purchased LLL stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 9.09% increase over the prior quarter.
The previous trading day's last sale of LLL was $113.84, representing a -3.09% decrease from the 52 week high of $117.47 and a 51.38% increase over the 52 week low of $75.20.
LLL is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies such as QUALCOMM Incorporated ( QCOM ) and NTT DOCOMO, Inc ( DCM ). LLL's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $8.54. Zacks Investment Research reports LLL's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 3.75%, compared to an industry average of 6.6%.
Interested in gaining exposure to LLL through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have LLL as a top-10 holding:
- iShares U.S. Aerospace & Defense ETF ( ITA )
- PowerShares DWA Industrials Momentum Portfolio ( PRN ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is ITA with an increase of 17.3% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of LLL at 3.14%.