Kellogg Company (K) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 04, 2014


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Kellogg Company ( K ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 04, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.46 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 17, 2014. 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 $60.69, representing a -10.73% decrease from the 52 week high of $67.98 and a 8.98% increase over the 52 week low of $55.69.

K is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which includes companies such as Mondelez International, Inc. ( MDLZ ) and Kraft Foods Group, Inc. ( KRFT ). K's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $4.95. Zacks Investment Research reports K's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 6.1%, compared to an industry average of 7.8%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the K Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to K through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have K as a top-10 holding:

  • iShares MSCI Global Gold Miners Fund ( RING )
  • PowerShares Global Gold & Precious Metals Portfolio ( PSAU )
  • PowerShares S&P 500 Low Volatility Portfolio ETF ( SPLV ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is SPLV with an increase of 7.47% over the last 100 days. RING has the highest percent weighting of K at 4.27%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

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Referenced Stocks: K , MDLZ , KRFT , RING , PSAU , SPLV

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