Hillshire Brands Company (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 27, 2014. A cash
dividend payment of $0.175 per share is scheduled to be paid on
April 07, 2014. Shareholders who purchased HSH stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
marks the 3rd quarter that HSH has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of HSH was $37.11,
representing a -0.46% decrease from the 52 week high of $37.28 and
a 22.27% 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 $2.23. Zacks Investment Research reports HSH's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as -.29%, compared to an
industry average of 17.1%.
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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:
- PowerShares S&P MidCap Low Volatility Portfolio (
- Guggenheim Russell MidCap Equal Weight ETF (
- Guggenheim Russell 1000 Equal Weight ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is EWRI with an increase of
10.72% over the last 100 days. XMLV has the highest percent
weighting of HSH at 1.23%.