Pitney Bowes Inc. ( PBI ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 14, 2019. A cash dividend payment of $0.05 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 11, 2019. Shareholders who purchased PBI prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an -73.4% decrease from the prior dividend payment.
The previous trading day's last sale of PBI was $7.05, representing a -46.14% decrease from the 52 week high of $13.09 and a 27.95% increase over the 52 week low of $5.51.
PBI is a part of the Miscellaneous sector, which includes companies such as W.W. Grainger, Inc. ( GWW ) and HD Supply Holdings, Inc. ( HDS ). PBI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.19. Zacks Investment Research reports PBI's forecasted earnings growth in 2019 as -2.16%, compared to an industry average of 3.1%.
Interested in gaining exposure to PBI through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have PBI as a top-10 holding:
- Arrow QVM Equity Factor ETF ( QVM )
- WisdomTree Trust ( GSD )
- WisdomTree Trust ( HGSD )
- WisdomTree U.S. SmallCap Dividend Fund ( DES ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is QVM with an decrease of -4.86% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of PBI at 2.23%.