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Precision Castparts Corporation (PCP) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for June 04, 2014

Precision Castparts Corporation ( PCP ) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 04, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.03 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 30, 2014. Shareholders who purchased PCP stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 55th quarter that PCP has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $257.97, the dividend yield is .05%.

The previous trading day's last sale of PCP was $257.97, representing a -6.18% decrease from the 52 week high of $274.96 and a 24.34% increase over the 52 week low of $207.47.

PCP is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as National Oilwell Varco, Inc. ( NOV ) and Baker Hughes Incorporated ( BHI ). PCP's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $12.12. Zacks Investment Research reports PCP's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as 16.47%, compared to an industry average of 20.7%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the PCP Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to PCP through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?

The following ETF(s) have PCP as a top-10 holding:

  • iShares U.S. Aerospace & Defense ETF ( ITA )
  • Columbia Select Large Cap Growth ETF ( RWG )
  • PowerShares Aerospace & Defense ( PPA ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is PPA with an increase of 5.38% over the last 100 days. ITA has the highest percent weighting of PCP at 5.8%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.


The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

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