Kellogg Company (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 28, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.44 per share is scheduled to be paid on
March 15, 2013. Shareholders who purchased K stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
marks the 3rd quarter that K has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of K was $59.03,
representing a -2.11% decrease from the 52 week high of $60.30 and
a 27.41% increase over the 52 week low of $46.33.
K is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which includes
companies such as Unilever PLC (
) and Unilever NV (
). K's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.57. Zacks Investment Research reports K's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 13.55%, compared to an
industry average of 7%.
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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 (
The top-performing ETF of this group is PSL with an increase of
7.49% over the last 100 days. PBJ has the highest percent weighting
of K at 5.01%.