Fomento Economico Mexicano S.A.B. de C.V. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 02, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.8221 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 17,
2013. Shareholders who purchased FMX stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
16.76% increase over the prior quarter.
The previous trading day's last sale of FMX was $113.39,
representing a -10.09% decrease from the 52 week high of $126.11
and a 48.88% increase over the 52 week low of $76.16.
FMX is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which
includes companies such as Coca-Cola Company (
) and Anheuser-Busch Inbev SA (
). FMX's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $4.51. Zacks Investment Research reports FMX's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as .78%, compared to an industry
average of 12.9%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
dates, visit the
Interested in gaining exposure to FMX through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have FMX as a top-10 holding:
- EGShares Consumer Goods GEMS ETF (
- EGShares Emerging Markets Domestic Demand ETF (
- EGShares Beyond BRICs ETF (
- EGShares Emerging Markets CORE ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is GGEM with an increase of
13.04% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of FMX at 8.12%.