Kellogg Company (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 29, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.46 per share is scheduled to be paid on
September 16, 2013. Shareholders who purchased K stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an 4.55% increase over the prior quarter. At the current
stock price of $61.63, the dividend yield is 2.99%.
The previous trading day's last sale of K was $61.63,
representing a -9.35% decrease from the 52 week high of $67.98 and
a 23.46% increase over the 52 week low of $49.92.
K is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which includes
companies such as Mondelez International, Inc. (
) and General Mills, Inc. (
). K's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.54. Zacks Investment Research reports K's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 11.97%, compared to an
industry average of 11.5%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to K through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have K as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares Dynamic Food & Beverage (
- iShares MSCI Global Gold Miners Fund (
- PowerShares Global Gold & Precious Metals Portfolio (
- PowerShares Dynamic Consumer Staples (
- PowerShares S&P 500 Low Volatility Portfolio ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is PBJ with an increase of
8.57% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of K at 4.84%.