Campbell Soup Company (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on October 04, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.312 per share is scheduled to be paid on
October 28, 2013. Shareholders who purchased CPB stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an 7.59% increase over the prior quarter. At the current
stock price of $40.96, the dividend yield is 3.05%.
The previous trading day's last sale of CPB was $40.96,
representing a -16.12% decrease from the 52 week high of $48.83 and
a 19.42% increase over the 52 week low of $34.30.
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 $1.45. Zacks Investment Research reports CPB's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as -1.78%, compared to an
industry average of 11.2%.
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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:
- Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Consumer Staples ETF (
- PowerShares S&P 500 Low Volatility Portfolio ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is RHS with an increase of
0.18% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of CPB at 2.58%.