Archer-Daniels-Midland Company (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 20, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.19 per share is scheduled to be paid on
September 12, 2013. Shareholders who purchased ADM stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This marks the 3rd quarter that ADM has paid the same dividend. At
the current stock price of $37.25, the dividend yield is 2.04%.
The previous trading day's last sale of ADM was $37.25,
representing a -4.02% decrease from the 52 week high of $38.81 and
a 52.79% increase over the 52 week low of $24.38.
ADM is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which
includes companies such as Mondelez International, Inc. (
) and General Mills, Inc. (
). ADM's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.8. Zacks Investment Research reports ADM's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -1.52%, compared to an
industry average of 16.8%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
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Interested in gaining exposure to ADM through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have ADM as a top-10 holding:
- Market Vectors Agribusiness ETF (
- iShares MSCI Agriculture Producers Fund (
- PowerShares Dynamic Food & Beverage (
- First Trust Cons. Staples AlphaDEX (
- PowerShares Global Agriculture Portfolio (
The top-performing ETF of this group is PBJ with an increase of
10.33% over the last 100 days. MOO has the highest percent
weighting of ADM at 7.28%.