Lancaster Colony Corporation (LANC) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for June 05, 2014

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Lancaster Colony Corporation ( LANC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 05, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.44 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 30, 2014. Shareholders who purchased LANC stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that LANC has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $91.21, the dividend yield is 1.93%.

The previous trading day's last sale of LANC was $91.21, representing a -8.54% decrease from the 52 week high of $99.73 and a 29.76% increase over the 52 week low of $70.29.

LANC is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which includes companies such as Mondelez International, Inc. ( MDLZ ) and Kraft Foods Group, Inc. ( KRFT ). LANC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.9. Zacks Investment Research reports LANC's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 3.27%, compared to an industry average of 12.5%.

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

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

  • PowerShares S&P MidCap Low Volatility Portfolio ( XMLV ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is XMLV with an increase of 7.21% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of LANC at 1.19%.



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



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Referenced Stocks: LANC , MDLZ , KRFT , XMLV

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