Archer-Daniels-Midland Company (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 18, 2014. A cash
dividend payment of $0.24 per share is scheduled to be paid on
March 13, 2014. Shareholders who purchased ADM stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an 26.32% increase over the prior quarter.
The previous trading day's last sale of ADM was $40.67,
representing a -7.55% decrease from the 52 week high of $43.99 and
a 31.36% increase over the 52 week low of $30.96.
ADM is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which
includes companies such as Mondelez International, Inc. (
) and Kraft Foods Group, Inc. (
). ADM's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.03. Zacks Investment Research reports ADM's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 37.15%, compared to an
industry average of 19.8%.
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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:
- PowerShares Global Agriculture Portfolio (
- iShares MSCI Agriculture Producers Fund (
- Market Vectors Agribusiness ETF (
- PowerShares Dynamic Food & Beverage (
- FlexShares Global Upstream Natural Resources Index Fund ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is PAGG with an increase of
0.24% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of ADM at 8.09%.