Avon Products, Inc. (AVP) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 22, 2013


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Avon Products, Inc. ( AVP ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 22, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.06 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 01, 2013. Shareholders who purchased AVP stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an -73.91% decrease from the same period a year ago.

The previous trading day's last sale of AVP was $20.69, representing a -12.26% decrease from the 52 week high of $23.58 and a 51.02% increase over the 52 week low of $13.70.

AVP is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which includes companies such as Procter & Gamble Company ( PG ) and Colgate-Palmolive Company ( CL ). AVP's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$.1. Zacks Investment Research reports AVP's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 19.19%, compared to an industry average of 11.7%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the AVP Dividend History page.

Interested in gaining exposure to AVP through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have AVP as a top-10 holding:

  • SPDR S&P Dividend ETF ( SDY )
  • Schwab US Dividend Equity ETF ( SCHD ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is SDY with an increase of 8.95% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of AVP at 2.69%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

This article appears in: News Headlines Stocks
Referenced Stocks: AVP , CL , PG , SCHD , SDY

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