Penske Automotive Group, Inc. ( PAG ) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 06, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.17 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 02, 2013. Shareholders who purchased PAG stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 6.25% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $41.59, the dividend yield is 1.64%.
The previous trading day's last sale of PAG was $41.59, representing a -6.2% decrease from the 52 week high of $44.34 and a 59.35% increase over the 52 week low of $26.10.
PAG is a part of the Consumer Durables sector, which includes companies such as Genuine Parts Company ( GPC ) and CarMax Inc ( KMX ). PAG's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.59. Zacks Investment Research reports PAG's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 18.42%, compared to an industry average of 14.7%.
Interested in gaining exposure to PAG through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have PAG as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares Dynamic Retail ( PMR ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is PMR with an increase of 14.69% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of PAG at 2.49%.