B&G Foods, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 26, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.32 per share is scheduled to be paid on
October 30, 2013. Shareholders who purchased BGS stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an 10.34% increase over the prior quarter. At the
current stock price of $35.72, the dividend yield is 3.58%.
The previous trading day's last sale of BGS was $35.72,
representing a -2.11% decrease from the 52 week high of $36.49 and
a 33.13% increase over the 52 week low of $26.83.
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 $.87. Zacks Investment Research reports BGS's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 12.96%, compared to an
industry average of 10.5%.
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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
The top-performing ETF of this group is PSCC with an increase of
18.01% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of BGS at 4.52%.