Universal Display Corporation ( OLED ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 14, 2019. A cash dividend payment of $0.1 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 29, 2019. Shareholders who purchased OLED prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 66.67% increase over prior dividend payment.
The previous trading day's last sale of OLED was $154.82, representing a -0.11% decrease from the 52 week high of $154.99 and a 96.6% increase over the 52 week low of $78.75.
OLED is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as ABB Ltd ( ABB ) and Amphenol Corporation ( APH ). OLED's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.24. Zacks Investment Research reports OLED's forecasted earnings growth in 2019 as 75.4%, compared to an industry average of -5.2%.
Interested in gaining exposure to OLED through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have OLED as a top-10 holding:
- SPDR S&P Semiconductor ETF ( XSD )
- Invesco WilderHill Clean Energy ETF ( PBW )
- Invesco Global Clean Energy ETF ( PBD )
- Invesco Russell MidCap Pure Growth ETF ( PXMG )
- Invesco S&P MidCap 400 Equal Weight ETF ( EWMC ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is PBW with an increase of 17.43% over the last 100 days. XSD has the highest percent weighting of OLED at 4.31%.
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