Avon Products, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 10, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.06 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 03,
2013. Shareholders who purchased AVP stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd
quarter that AVP has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $23.51, the dividend yield is 1.02%.
The previous trading day's last sale of AVP was $23.51,
representing a -3.25% decrease from the 52 week high of $24.30 and
a 71.61% increase over the 52 week low of $13.70.
AVP is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which
includes companies such as Procter & Gamble Company (
) and Unilever PLC (
). AVP's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is -$.19. Zacks Investment Research reports AVP's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 34.76%, compared to an
industry average of 4.1%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
dates, visit the
Interested in gaining exposure to AVP through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have AVP as a top-10 holding:
- Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Consumer Staples ETF (
- SPDR S&P Dividend ETF (
- Rydex ETF Trust (
- Schwab US Dividend Equity ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is RHS with an increase of
17.91% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of AVP at 3.19%.