NetEase, Inc. ( NTES ) has announced an ex-dividend date of January 11, 2013 and a cash dividend payment of $1 per share scheduled for January 22, 2013. Shareholders who purchased NTES stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
The previous trading day's last sale of NTES was $42.5, representing a -35.15% decrease from the 52 week high of $65.54 and a 14.86% increase over the 52 week low of $37.
NTES is a part of the Miscellaneous sector, which includes companies such as Visa Inc. ( V ) and eBay Inc. ( EBAY ). NTES's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $4.26. Zacks Investment Research reports NTES's forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as 8.7%, compared to an industry average of 7.9%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the NTES Dividend History page.
Interested in gaining exposure to NTES through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have NTES as a top-10 holding:
- Guggenheim China Technology ETF ( CQQQ )
- PowerShares Golden Dragon Halter USX China Portfolio ( PGJ )
- EGShares Technology GEMS ETF ( QGEM )
- PowerShares NASDAQ Internet Portfolio ( PNQI ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is CQQQ with an increase of 12.85% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of NTES at 6.05%.
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