Coca-Cola Company (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 27, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.28 per share is scheduled to be paid on
December 16, 2013. Shareholders who purchased KO stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
marks the 4th quarter that KO has paid the same dividend. At the
current stock price of $40.37, the dividend yield is 2.77%.
The previous trading day's last sale of KO was $40.37,
representing a -7.05% decrease from the 52 week high of $43.43 and
a 13.46% increase over the 52 week low of $35.58.
KO is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which includes
companies such as Anheuser-Busch Inbev SA (
) and Pepsico, Inc. (
). KO's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.93. Zacks Investment Research reports KO's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 3.94%, compared to an
industry average of -1.1%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to KO through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have KO as a top-10 holding:
- Select Sector SPDR Fund - Consumer Staples (
- Vanguard Consumer Staples ETF (
- iShares Dow Jones U.S. Consumer Goods Index Fund (
- Market Vectors Wide Moat ETF (
- iShares Global Consumer Staples ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is MOAT with an increase of
12.75% over the last 100 days. XLP has the highest percent
weighting of KO at 9.38%.