FedEx Corporation (NYSE: FDX), an industry leader in express delivery services, has announced its intent to distribute a dividend of $1.26 per share on July 03, 2023. This move illustrates FedEx's consistent effort to enhance shareholder value, bolstered by its strong financial standing and commitment to share profit with its investors.
This forthcoming dividend indicates a noteworthy increase from the company's previous dividend payment. On April 03, 2023, FedEx paid a dividend of $1.15 per share. The new payout of $1.26 represents an increase of nearly 9.6%. This escalation not only signifies FedEx's financial health but also its confidence in sustained business growth.
Investors interested in participating in this dividend payment must take note of the ex-dividend date, set for June 09, 2023. The ex-dividend date is a critical timeline in the dividend payment process. It's the cutoff point after which any purchase of the company's stock will not include the rights to the forthcoming dividend. Thus, to qualify for the July 03 dividend, investors must own FedEx shares before June 09.
Also crucial is the record date, which is set as July 03, 2023. The record date is the official date when the company reviews its books to determine who its shareholders are — an investor must be on the company's books as a shareholder to receive the dividend. However, due to the settlement period of stock transactions, an investor needs to buy the stock before the ex-dividend date to be listed as a shareholder on the record date.
The timing of FedEx's dividend announcement could influence the company's share price. Typically, leading up to the ex-dividend date, there is often increased trading activity, and the stock price may reflect the upcoming dividend payout. As a result, investors might see a surge in FedEx's stock price as the ex-dividend date approaches.
FedEx's upcoming dividend increase could be a clear sign of the company's robust financial standing and promising future. As such, investors might see FedEx as an attractive investment opportunity, especially those who prioritize dividend income.
FDX saw its Momentum Indicator move above the 0 level on September 21, 2023. This is an indication that the stock could be shifting in to a new upward move. Traders may want to consider buying the stock or buying call options. Tickeron's A.I.dvisor looked at 87 similar instances where the indicator turned positive. In of the 87 cases, the stock moved higher in the following days. The odds of a move higher are at .
The Moving Average Convergence Divergence (MACD) for FDX just turned positive on September 21, 2023. Looking at past instances where FDX's MACD turned positive, the stock continued to rise in of 50 cases over the following month. The odds of a continued upward trend are .
FDX moved above its 50-day moving average on September 21, 2023 date and that indicates a change from a downward trend to an upward trend.
Following a 3-day Advance, the price is estimated to grow further. Considering data from situations where FDX advanced for three days, in of 338 cases, the price rose further within the following month. The odds of a continued upward trend are .
The Stochastic Oscillator demonstrated that the ticker has stayed in the overbought zone for 4 days. The longer the ticker stays in the overbought zone, the sooner a price pull-back is expected.
The 10-day moving average for FDX crossed bearishly below the 50-day moving average on September 06, 2023. This indicates that the trend has shifted lower and could be considered a sell signal. In of 14 past instances when the 10-day crossed below the 50-day, the stock continued to move higher over the following month. The odds of a continued downward trend are .
Following a 3-day decline, the stock is projected to fall further. Considering past instances where FDX declined for three days, the price rose further in of 62 cases within the following month. The odds of a continued downward trend are .
FDX broke above its upper Bollinger Band on September 25, 2023. This could be a sign that the stock is set to drop as the stock moves back below the upper band and toward the middle band. You may want to consider selling the stock or exploring put options.
The Aroon Indicator for FDX entered a downward trend on September 20, 2023. This could indicate a strong downward move is ahead for the stock. Traders may want to consider selling the stock or buying put options.
The Tickeron Price Growth Rating for this company is (best 1 - 100 worst), indicating outstanding price growth. FDX’s price grows at a higher rate over the last 12 months as compared to S&P 500 index constituents.
The Tickeron PE Growth Rating for this company is (best 1 - 100 worst), pointing to outstanding earnings growth. The PE Growth rating is based on a comparative analysis of stock PE ratio increase over the last 12 months compared against S&P 500 index constituents.
The Tickeron Valuation Rating of (best 1 - 100 worst) indicates that the company is fair valued in the industry. This rating compares market capitalization estimated by our proprietary formula with the current market capitalization. This rating is based on the following metrics, as compared to industry averages: P/B Ratio (2.525) is normal, around the industry mean (17.418). P/E Ratio (16.260) is within average values for comparable stocks, (23.269). Projected Growth (PEG Ratio) (1.107) is also within normal values, averaging (10.359). Dividend Yield (0.018) settles around the average of (0.043) among similar stocks. P/S Ratio (0.764) is also within normal values, averaging (1.162).
The Tickeron SMR rating for this company is (best 1 - 100 worst), indicating strong sales and a profitable business model. SMR (Sales, Margin, Return on Equity) rating is based on comparative analysis of weighted Sales, Income Margin and Return on Equity values compared against S&P 500 index constituents. The weighted SMR value is a proprietary formula developed by Tickeron and represents an overall profitability measure for a stock.
The Tickeron Profit vs. Risk Rating rating for this company is (best 1 - 100 worst), indicating that the returns do not compensate for the risks. FDX’s unstable profits reported over time resulted in significant Drawdowns within these last five years. A stable profit reduces stock drawdown and volatility. The average Profit vs. Risk Rating rating for the industry is 78, placing this stock better than average.
The average fundamental analysis ratings, where 1 is best and 100 is worst, are as follows
provider of a broad portfolio of transportation, e-commerce and business services under the FedEx brand
A.I.dvisor indicates that over the last year, FDX has been loosely correlated with UPS. These tickers have moved in lockstep 64% of the time. This A.I.-generated data suggests there is some statistical probability that if FDX jumps, then UPS could also see price increases.