Littelfuse, Inc. ( LFUS ) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 21, 2016. A cash dividend payment of $0.33 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 08, 2016. Shareholders who purchased LFUS prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 13.79% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $150.8, the dividend yield is .88%.
The previous trading day's last sale of LFUS was $150.8, representing a -2.15% decrease from the 52 week high of $154.12 and a 66.43% increase over the 52 week low of $90.61.
LFUS is a part of the Consumer Durables sector, which includes companies such as ABB Ltd ( ABB ) and Amphenol Corporation ( APH ). LFUS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $4.4. Zacks Investment Research reports LFUS's forecasted earnings growth in 2016 as 23.02%, compared to an industry average of 12.2%.
Interested in gaining exposure to LFUS through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have LFUS as a top-10 holding:
- iShares Core S&P Small-Cap ETF ( IJR )
- SPDR S&P 600 Small Cap ETF (based on S&P SmallCap 600 Index -- ( SLY )
- Vanguard S&P Small-Cap 600 ETF ( VIOO ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is VIOO with an increase of 18.17% over the last 100 days. IJR has the highest percent weighting of LFUS at 0.49%.
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