Pitney Bowes Inc. ( PBI ) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 18, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.1875 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 11, 2015. Shareholders who purchased PBI prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 11th quarter that PBI has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $20.81, the dividend yield is 3.6%.
The previous trading day's last sale of PBI was $20.81, representing a -18.96% decrease from the 52 week high of $25.68 and a 11.94% increase over the 52 week low of $18.59.
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 $1.9. Zacks Investment Research reports PBI's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as -3.82%, compared to an industry average of -3.5%.
Interested in gaining exposure to PBI through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have PBI as a top-10 holding:
The top-performing ETF of this group is WBID with an decrease of -9.23% over the last 100 days. WBIC has the highest percent weighting of PBI at 4.03%.