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United Technologies Corporation (UTX) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 12, 2015

United Technologies Corporation ( UTX ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 12, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.64 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 10, 2015. Shareholders who purchased UTX prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that UTX has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $99.55, the dividend yield is 2.57%.

The previous trading day's last sale of UTX was $99.55, representing a -20.01% decrease from the 52 week high of $124.45 and a 2.31% increase over the 52 week low of $97.30.

UTX is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as Boeing Company ( BA ) and Textron Inc. ( TXT ). UTX's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $6.97. Zacks Investment Research reports UTX's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as -10.42%, compared to an industry average of -.8%.

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

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

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

  • iShares U.S. Aerospace & Defense ETF ( ITA )
  • PowerShares Aerospace & Defense ( PPA )
  • SPDR Select Sector Fund - Industrial ( XLI )
  • Vanguard Industrials ETF - DNQ ( VIS )
  • iShares U.S. Industrials ETF ( IYJ ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is PPA with an decrease of -1.63% over the last 100 days. ITA has the highest percent weighting of UTX at 8.32%.

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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