Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company ( HPE ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 12, 2019. A cash dividend payment of $0.112 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 03, 2019. Shareholders who purchased HPE prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that HPE has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of HPE was $15.61, representing a -18.82% decrease from the 52 week high of $19.23 and a 29.15% increase over the 52 week low of $12.09.
HPE is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies such as Apple Inc. ( AAPL ) and International Business Machines Corporation ( IBM ). HPE's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.39. Zacks Investment Research reports HPE's forecasted earnings growth in 2019 as 4.42%, compared to an industry average of 17.8%.
Interested in gaining exposure to HPE through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have HPE as a top-10 holding:
- Invesco S&P Spin-Off ETF ( CSD )
- Invesco Russell Top 200 Pure Value ETF ( PXLV )
- First Trust Technology AlphaDEX ( FXL )
- Invesco S&P 500 Value With Momentum ETF (SPVM).
The top-performing ETF of this group is FXL with an increase of 10.78% over the last 100 days. CSD has the highest percent weighting of HPE at 7.18%.
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