Church & Dwight Company, Inc. (CHD) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 13, 2014

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Church & Dwight Company, Inc. ( CHD ) 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 ( PG ) and Unilever PLC ( UL ). 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%.

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

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 ( XMLV )
  • Vanguard S&P Mid-Cap 400 ETF ( IVOO )
  • MidCap SPDR Trust Series I ( MDY )
  • iShares S&P MidCap 400 Index Fund ( IJH ).

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%.



The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc.



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Referenced Stocks: CHD , PG , UL , XMLV , IVOO , MDY , IJH

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