Snap-On Incorporated ( SNA ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 21, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.44 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 10, 2014. Shareholders who purchased SNA stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that SNA has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $125.45, the dividend yield is 1.4%.
The previous trading day's last sale of SNA was $125.45, representing a -0.9% decrease from the 52 week high of $126.59 and a 34.39% increase over the 52 week low of $93.35.
SNA is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as Danaher Corporation ( DHR ) and Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc ( TMO ). SNA's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $6.45. Zacks Investment Research reports SNA's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 15.13%, compared to an industry average of 14.8%.
Interested in gaining exposure to SNA through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have SNA as a top-10 holding:
- Vanguard Small-Cap Value ETF ( VBR ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is VBR with an increase of 6.01% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of SNA at 0.46%.