Rockwell Collins, Inc. ( COL ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 10, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.33 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 05, 2017. Shareholders who purchased COL prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 10th quarter that COL has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $125.7, the dividend yield is 1.05%.
The previous trading day's last sale of COL was $125.7, representing a -2.13% decrease from the 52 week high of $128.43 and a 60.05% increase over the 52 week low of $78.54.
COL is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as Lockheed Martin Corporation ( LMT ) and Transdigm Group Incorporated ( TDG ). COL's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $5.07. Zacks Investment Research reports COL's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as 6.9%, compared to an industry average of .3%.
Interested in gaining exposure to COL through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have COL as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares Aerospace & Defense Portfolio ( PPA )
- SPDR S&P Aerospace & Defense ETF ( XAR )
- iShares U.S. Aerospace & Defense ETF ( ITA ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is ITA with an increase of 11.6% over the last 100 days. PPA has the highest percent weighting of COL at 3.87%.
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