Canadian National Railway Company (CNI) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for September 05, 2013


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Canadian National Railway Company ( CNI ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 05, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.408 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 30, 2013. Shareholders who purchased CNI stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an -1.85% decrease from the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $94.6, the dividend yield is 1.73%.

The previous trading day's last sale of CNI was $94.6, representing a -9.41% decrease from the 52 week high of $104.43 and a 12.85% increase over the 52 week low of $83.83.

CNI is a part of the Transportation sector, which includes companies such as Union Pacific Corporation ( UNP ) and CSX Corporation ( CSX ). CNI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $5.82. Zacks Investment Research reports CNI's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 6.24%, compared to an industry average of 10.9%.

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

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

  • WCM BNY Mellon Focused Growth ADR ETF ( AADR ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is AADR with an increase of 1.99% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of CNI at 4.06%.

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