Green Plains, Inc. (GPRE) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 28, 2014


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Green Plains, Inc. ( GPRE ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 28, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.04 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 20, 2014. Shareholders who purchased GPRE stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that GPRE has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $28.1, the dividend yield is .57%.

The previous trading day's last sale of GPRE was $28.1, representing a -13.8% decrease from the 52 week high of $32.60 and a 135.74% increase over the 52 week low of $11.92.

GPRE is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company ( DD ) and Dow Chemical Company ( DOW ). GPRE's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.16. Zacks Investment Research reports GPRE's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 145.83%, compared to an industry average of 11.2%.

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

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

  • Guggenheim S&P Smallcap 600 Pure Value ETF ( RZV )
  • PowerShares DWA Basic Materials Momentum Portfolio ( PYZ ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is PYZ with an increase of 5.25% over the last 100 days. RZV has the highest percent weighting of GPRE at 2.08%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

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Referenced Stocks: GPRE , DD , DOW , RZV , PYZ

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