SPX Corporation ( SPW ) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 12, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.375 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 02, 2014. Shareholders who purchased SPW stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 50% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current stock price of $109.16, the dividend yield is 1.37%.
The previous trading day's last sale of SPW was $109.16, representing a -0.66% decrease from the 52 week high of $109.89 and a 57.59% increase over the 52 week low of $69.27.
SPW is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies such as Danaher Corporation ( DHR ) and Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc ( TMO ). SPW's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $11.21. Zacks Investment Research reports SPW's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 21.6%, compared to an industry average of 23.6%.
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