ConAgra Foods, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 28, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.25 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 30, 2014.
Shareholders who purchased CAG stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 7th
quarter that CAG has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $31.06, the dividend yield is 3.22%.
The previous trading day's last sale of CAG was $31.06,
representing a -16.68% decrease from the 52 week high of $37.28 and
a 10.57% increase over the 52 week low of $28.09.
CAG is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which
includes companies such as Mondelez International, Inc. (
) and Kraft Foods Group, Inc. (
). CAG's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.92. Zacks Investment Research reports CAG's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 3.45%, compared to an
industry average of 7.1%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to CAG through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have CAG as a top-10 holding:
- Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Consumer Staples ETF (
- Guggenheim Russell MidCap Equal Weight ETF (
- Guggenheim Russell 1000 Equal Weight ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is EWRI with an increase of
6.19% over the last 100 days. RHS has the highest percent weighting
of CAG at 2.56%.