Symantec Corporation ( SYMC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 07, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.075 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 20, 2018. Shareholders who purchased SYMC prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 9th quarter that SYMC has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $21.34, the dividend yield is 1.41%.
The previous trading day's last sale of SYMC was $21.34, representing a -37.6% decrease from the 52 week high of $34.20 and a 13.21% increase over the 52 week low of $18.85.
SYMC is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies such as Microsoft Corporation ( MSFT ) and Oracle Corporation ( ORCL ). SYMC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.71. Zacks Investment Research reports SYMC's forecasted earnings growth in 2019 as -9.89%, compared to an industry average of 12.1%.
Interested in gaining exposure to SYMC through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have SYMC as a top-10 holding:
The top-performing ETF of this group is XKFS with an increase of 9.61% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of SYMC at 1.22%.
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