Lowe's Companies, Inc. (LOW) will begin trading ex-dividend on October 20, 2020. A cash dividend payment of $0.6 per share is scheduled to be paid on November 04, 2020. Shareholders who purchased LOW prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 9.09% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $177.7, the dividend yield is 1.35%.
The previous trading day's last sale of LOW was $177.7, representing a -1.64% decrease from the 52 week high of $180.67 and a 196.17% increase over the 52 week low of $60.
LOW is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Home Depot, Inc. (HD) and Sherwin-Williams Company (SHW). LOW's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $7.52. Zacks Investment Research reports LOW's forecasted earnings growth in 2021 as 48.35%, compared to an industry average of 1.7%.
Interested in gaining exposure to LOW through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have LOW as a top-10 holding:
- VanEck Vectors Retail ETF (RTH)
- Invesco Dynamic Building & Construction ETF (PKB)
- SPDR Select Sector Fund - Consumer Discretionary (XLY)
- iShares Trust (ITB)
- First Trust Mega Cap AlphaDEX Fund (FMK).
The top-performing ETF of this group is ITB with an increase of 30.84% over the last 100 days. RTH has the highest percent weighting of LOW at 5.28%.
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