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Smith (A.O.) Corporation (AOS) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for January 27, 2017

Smith (A.O.) Corporation ( AOS ) will begin trading ex-dividend on January 27, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.14 per share is scheduled to be paid on February 15, 2017. Shareholders who purchased AOS prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 16.67% increase over prior dividend payment.

The previous trading day's last sale of AOS was $49.41, representing a -4.04% decrease from the 52 week high of $51.49 and a 61.29% increase over the 52 week low of $30.64.

AOS is a part of the Consumer Durables sector, which includes companies such as General Electric Company ( GE ) and Sony Corp Ord ( SNE ). AOS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.83. Zacks Investment Research reports AOS's forecasted earnings growth in 2016 as 16.32%, compared to an industry average of -3.4%.

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

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

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

  • PowerShares Global Water Portfolio ( PIO )
  • PowerShares WilderHill Progressive Energy Portfolio ( PUW )
  • Vanguard Small-Cap Growth ETF - DNQ ( VBK ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is PUW with an increase of 10.6% over the last 100 days. PIO has the highest percent weighting of AOS at 2.66%.

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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