Church & Dwight Company, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 13, 2014. A cash
dividend payment of $0.31 per share is scheduled to be paid on
March 03, 2014. Shareholders who purchased CHD stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an 10.71% increase over the prior quarter.
The previous trading day's last sale of CHD was $64.97,
representing a -2.97% decrease from the 52 week high of $66.96 and
a 15.28% increase over the 52 week low of $56.36.
CHD is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes
companies such as Procter & Gamble Company (
) and Unilever PLC (
). CHD's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.78. Zacks Investment Research reports CHD's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 8.63%, compared to an
industry average of 11.5%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to CHD through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have CHD as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares S&P MidCap Low Volatility Portfolio (
- Vanguard S&P Mid-Cap 400 ETF (
- MidCap SPDR Trust Series I (
- iShares S&P MidCap 400 Index Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is XMLV with an increase of
5.14% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of CHD at 1.45%.