Kellogg Company (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 27, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.46 per share is scheduled to be paid on
December 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 same period a year ago. At
the current stock price of $62.13, the dividend yield is 2.96%.
The previous trading day's last sale of K was $62.13,
representing a -8.61% decrease from the 52 week high of $67.98 and
a 13.94% increase over the 52 week low of $54.53.
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 $2.62. Zacks Investment Research reports K's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 11.64%, compared to an
industry average of 8.2%.
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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 S&P 500 Low Volatility Portfolio ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is SPLV with an increase of
5.84% over the last 100 days. PBJ has the highest percent weighting
of K at 4.98%.