Kellogg Company (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 30, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.44 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 17,
2013. Shareholders who purchased K stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th
quarter that K has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $64.72, the dividend yield is 2.72%.
The previous trading day's last sale of K was $64.72,
representing a -3.17% decrease from the 52 week high of $66.84 and
a 39.69% increase over the 52 week low of $46.33.
K is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which includes
companies such as Mondelez International, Inc. (
) and Kraft Foods Group, Inc. (
). K's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.42. Zacks Investment Research reports K's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 14.42%, compared to an
industry average of 15.8%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
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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
23.24% over the last 100 days. PBJ has the highest percent
weighting of K at 5.01%.