Comtech Telecommunications Corp. ( CMTL ) will begin trading ex-dividend on January 15, 2019. A cash dividend payment of $0.1 per share is scheduled to be paid on February 15, 2019. Shareholders who purchased CMTL prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 9th quarter that CMTL has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of CMTL was $24.94, representing a -32.48% decrease from the 52 week high of $36.94 and a 20.95% increase over the 52 week low of $20.62.
CMTL is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies such as QUALCOMM Incorporated ( QCOM ) and Nokia Corporation ( NOK ). CMTL's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.45. Zacks Investment Research reports CMTL's forecasted earnings growth in 2019 as 36.44%, compared to an industry average of -.6%.
Interested in gaining exposure to CMTL through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have CMTL as a top-10 holding:
- Cambria ETF Trust ( VAMO ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is VAMO with an decrease of -14.58% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of CMTL at 1.43%.
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