Deere & Company (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 27, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.51 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 01, 2014.
Shareholders who purchased DE stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 5th
quarter that DE has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of DE was $89.1,
representing a -5.09% decrease from the 52 week high of $93.88 and
a 12.08% increase over the 52 week low of $79.50.
DE is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes
companies such as Danaher Corporation (
) and Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc (
). DE's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $9.24. Zacks Investment Research reports DE's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as -7.84%, compared to an
industry average of 12.3%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to DE through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have DE as a top-10 holding:
- iShares MSCI Agriculture Producers Fund (
- Market Vectors Agribusiness ETF (
- Market Vectors Hard Assets Producers ETF (
- PowerShares DWA Industrials Momentum Portfolio (
- Guggenheim Defensive Equity ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is PRN with an increase of
5.29% over the last 100 days. VEGI has the highest percent
weighting of DE at 8.28%.