Dr Pepper Snapple Group, Inc (DPS) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 13, 2014


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Dr Pepper Snapple Group, Inc ( DPS ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 13, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.41 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 04, 2014. Shareholders who purchased DPS stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 7.89% increase over the prior quarter.

The previous trading day's last sale of DPS was $52.99, representing a -0.08% decrease from the 52 week high of $53.03 and a 22.72% increase over the 52 week low of $43.18.

DPS is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which includes companies such as Coca-Cola Company ( KO ) and Anheuser-Busch Inbev SA ( BUD ). DPS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.06. Zacks Investment Research reports DPS's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 6.14%, compared to an industry average of 5.5%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the DPS Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to DPS through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have DPS as a top-10 holding:

  • PowerShares S&P 500 High Dividend Portfolio ( SPHD )
  • WisdomTree MidCap Dividend Fund ( DON ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is DON with an increase of 8.56% over the last 100 days. SPHD has the highest percent weighting of DPS at 1.63%.

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