Companhia de Bebidas das Americas - AmBev (
) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 27, 2012 and a cash
dividend payment of $0.4831 per share Shareholders who purchased
ABV stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash
dividend payment. This represents an 67.63% increase over the prior
quarter. At the current stock price of $41.7, the dividend yield is
The previous trading day's last sale of ABV was $41.7,
representing a -6.57% decrease from the 52 week high of $44.63 and
a 21.12% increase over the 52 week low of $34.43.
ABV is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which
includes companies such as Coca-Cola Company (
) and Anheuser-Busch Inbev SA (
). ABV's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.63. Zacks Investment Research reports ABV's
forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as 7.56%, compared to an
industry average of 10.4%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to ABV through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have ABV as a top-10 holding:
- EGShares Consumer Goods GEMS ETF (
- Guggenheim BRIC ETF (
- iShares S&P Latin America 40 Index Fund (
- Guggenheim ABC High Dividend ETF (
- EGShares Emerging Markets Consumer ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is ECON with an increase of
12.59% over the last 100 days. GGEM has the highest percent
weighting of ABV at 9.9%.