Hillshire Brands Company (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 30, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.125 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 08,
2013. Shareholders who purchased HSH stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th
quarter that HSH has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $35.4, the dividend yield is 1.41%.
The previous trading day's last sale of HSH was $35.4,
representing a -5.04% decrease from the 52 week high of $37.28 and
a 45.62% increase over the 52 week low of $24.31.
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 $6.73. Zacks Investment Research reports HSH's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 16.13%, compared to an
industry average of 6.3%.
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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:
- N/A (WXSP)
- Guggenheim Russell MidCap Equal Weight ETF (
- Guggenheim Russell 1000 Equal Weight ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is WXSP with an increase of
25.22% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of HSH at 0.42%.