Campbell Soup Company (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on July 03, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.29 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 29,
2013. Shareholders who purchased CPB stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
-50% decrease from the prior quarter.
The previous trading day's last sale of CPB was $45.15,
representing a -7.54% decrease from the 52 week high of $48.83 and
a 40.48% increase over the 52 week low of $32.14.
CPB is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which
includes companies such as Mondelez International, Inc. (
) and Kraft Foods Group, Inc. (
). CPB's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.35. Zacks Investment Research reports CPB's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 7.1%, compared to an industry
average of 12.2%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
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Interested in gaining exposure to CPB through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have CPB as a top-10 holding:
- First Trust Cons. Staples AlphaDEX (
- PowerShares Dynamic Food & Beverage (
- Guggenheim Defensive Equity ETF (
- First Trust MuFirst Trust Multi CG AlphaDEX (
The top-performing ETF of this group is PBJ with an increase of
17.01% over the last 100 days. FXG has the highest percent
weighting of CPB at 4.73%.