Comtech Telecommunications Corp. ( CMTL ) will begin trading ex-dividend on October 16, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.1 per share is scheduled to be paid on November 16, 2018. Shareholders who purchased CMTL prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 8th quarter that CMTL has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $31.92, the dividend yield is 1.25%.
The previous trading day's last sale of CMTL was $31.92, representing a -13.59% decrease from the 52 week high of $36.94 and a 65.39% increase over the 52 week low of $19.30.
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 $1.24. Zacks Investment Research reports CMTL's forecasted earnings growth in 2019 as 28.44%, compared to an industry average of 1.9%.
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 )
- SPDR Kensho Future Security ETF ( XKFS )
- Invesco S&P SmallCap Information Technology ETF ( PSCT ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is XKFS with an increase of 0.15% over the last 100 days. VAMO has the highest percent weighting of CMTL at 1.43%.
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