Citrix Systems, Inc. ( CTXS ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 06, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.35 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 21, 2018. Shareholders who purchased CTXS prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. At the current stock price of $110.29, the dividend yield is .32%.
The previous trading day's last sale of CTXS was $110.29, representing a -5.59% decrease from the 52 week high of $116.82 and a 31.77% increase over the 52 week low of $83.70.
CTXS is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies such as Microsoft Corporation ( MSFT ) and Oracle Corporation ( ORCL ). CTXS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.87. Zacks Investment Research reports CTXS's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 6.04%, compared to an industry average of 14.2%.
Interested in gaining exposure to CTXS through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have CTXS as a top-10 holding:
- Invesco Dynamic Software ETF ( PSJ )
- First Trust NASDAQ-100- Technology Index Fund ( QTEC )
- Invesco S&P 500 ex-Rate Sensitive Low Volatility ETF ( XRLV ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is XRLV with an increase of 2.3% over the last 100 days. PSJ has the highest percent weighting of CTXS at 5.26%.
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