B&G Foods, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 26, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.29 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 30,
2013. Shareholders who purchased BGS stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd
quarter that BGS has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $33.65, the dividend yield is 3.45%.
The previous trading day's last sale of BGS was $33.65,
representing a -1% decrease from the 52 week high of $33.99 and a
36.29% increase over the 52 week low of $24.69.
BGS is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which
includes companies such as Mondelez International, Inc. (
) and Kraft Foods Group, Inc. (
). BGS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.23. Zacks Investment Research reports BGS's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 15.19%, compared to an
industry average of 12.3%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
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Interested in gaining exposure to BGS through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have BGS as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares Exchange-Traded Fund Trust II PowerShares S&P
- PowerShares Dynamic Food & Beverage (
The top-performing ETF of this group is PSCC with an increase of
4.36% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of BGS at 5.12%.