Wyndham Worldwide Corp ( WYN ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 19, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.35 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 05, 2014. Shareholders who purchased WYN stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that WYN has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $79.19, the dividend yield is 1.77%.
The previous trading day's last sale of WYN was $79.19, representing a -1.01% decrease from the 52 week high of $80 and a 36.53% increase over the 52 week low of $58.
WYN is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Las Vegas Sands Corp. ( LVS ) and Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc. ( HLT ). WYN's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.94. Zacks Investment Research reports WYN's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 15.74%, compared to an industry average of 7.9%.
Interested in gaining exposure to WYN through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have WYN as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares DWA Momentum Portfolio ( PDP ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is PDP with an increase of 5.23% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of WYN at 1.42%.
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