Kraft Foods Group, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 24, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.525 per share is scheduled to be paid on
January 17, 2014. Shareholders who purchased KRFT stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This represents an 5% increase over the same period a year ago. At
the current stock price of $54, the dividend yield is 3.89%.
The previous trading day's last sale of KRFT was $54,
representing a -8.1% decrease from the 52 week high of $58.76 and a
22.5% increase over the 52 week low of $44.08.
KRFT is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which
includes companies such as Mondelez International, Inc. (
) and General Mills, Inc. (
). KRFT's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $3.12. Zacks Investment Research reports KRFT's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -16.52%, compared to an
industry average of 10.4%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to KRFT through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have KRFT as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares Dynamic Food & Beverage (
- First Trust IPOX-100 Index Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is FPX with an increase of
14.09% over the last 100 days. PBJ has the highest percent
weighting of KRFT at 5.02%.