Deere & Company (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 27, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.51 per share is scheduled to be paid on
February 03, 2014. Shareholders who purchased DE stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
marks the 4th quarter that DE has paid the same dividend. At the
current stock price of $90.86, the dividend yield is 2.25%.
The previous trading day's last sale of DE was $90.86,
representing a -4.96% decrease from the 52 week high of $95.60 and
a 14.29% 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 ASML Holding N.V. (
). DE's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $9.08. Zacks Investment Research reports DE's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as -9.12%, compared to an
industry average of 4.3%.
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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 Dynamic Industrials (
The top-performing ETF of this group is PRN with an increase of
13.78% over the last 100 days. VEGI has the highest percent
weighting of DE at 7.91%.