Hillshire Brands Company (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 29, 2014. A cash
dividend payment of $0.175 per share is scheduled to be paid on
October 07, 2014. Shareholders who purchased HSH stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
marks the 5th quarter that HSH has paid the same dividend. At the
current stock price of $62.96, the dividend yield is 1.11%.
The previous trading day's last sale of HSH was $62.96,
representing a -0.03% decrease from the 52 week high of $62.98 and
a 107.45% increase over the 52 week low of $30.35.
HSH is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which
includes companies such as Mondelez International, Inc. (
) and Kraft Foods Group, Inc. (
). HSH's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.71.
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Interested in gaining exposure to HSH through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have HSH as a top-10 holding:
- First Trust Cons. Staples AlphaDEX (
- IQ Merger Arbitrage ETF (
- PowerShares S&P MidCap Low Volatility Portfolio (
- iShares S&P MidCap 400/Barra Value Index Fund (
- SPDR S&P 400 Mid Cap Value ETF (based on S&P MidCap
400 Value (
The top-performing ETF of this group is FXG with an increase of
7.71% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of HSH at 3.86%.