Cal-Maine Foods, Inc. (CALM) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for April 28, 2014


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Cal-Maine Foods, Inc. ( CALM ) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 28, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.591 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 15, 2014. Shareholders who purchased CALM stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 63.71% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $61.27, the dividend yield is 3.86%.

The previous trading day's last sale of CALM was $61.27, representing a -4.6% decrease from the 52 week high of $64.22 and a 49.44% increase over the 52 week low of $41.

CALM is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which includes companies such as Philip Morris International Inc ( PM ) and British American Tobacco p.l.c. ( BTI ). CALM's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.05.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the CALM Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

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

  • PowerShares S&P SmallCap Consumer Staples Portfolio ( PSCC )
  • PowerShares S&P SmallCap Low Volatility Portfolio ( XSLV )
  • Guggenheim Russell 2000 Equal Weight ETF ( EWRS ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is EWRS with an increase of 2.17% over the last 100 days. PSCC has the highest percent weighting of CALM at 4.63%.

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: CALM , PM , BTI , PSCC , XSLV , EWRS

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