Dean Foods Company (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 22, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.07 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 05,
2014. Shareholders who purchased DF stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. At the current
stock price of $15.73, the dividend yield is 1.78%.
The previous trading day's last sale of DF was $15.73,
representing a -61.88% decrease from the 52 week high of $41.26 and
a 15.79% increase over the 52 week low of $13.59.
DF is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which includes
companies such as Hershey Company (
) and Cosan Limited (
). DF's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $4.46. Zacks Investment Research reports DF's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as -39.07%, compared to an
industry average of -30.8%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to DF through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have DF as a top-10 holding:
- First Trust Cons. Staples AlphaDEX (
- First Trust Mid Cap Value AlphaDEX Fund (
- First Trust Mid Cap Core AlphaDEX (
- Guggenheim Russell MidCap Equal Weight ETF (
- Guggenheim Russell 1000 Equal Weight ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is FXG with an increase of
6.89% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of DF at 4.95%.