Lancaster Colony Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 05, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.44 per share is scheduled to be paid on
December 31, 2013. Shareholders who purchased LANC stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This represents an 10% increase over the prior quarter. At the
current stock price of $86.2, the dividend yield is 2.04%.
The previous trading day's last sale of LANC was $86.2,
representing a -2.27% decrease from the 52 week high of $88.20 and
a 28.87% increase over the 52 week low of $66.89.
LANC is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which
includes companies such as Mondelez International, Inc. (
) and General Mills, Inc. (
). LANC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $3.92. Zacks Investment Research reports LANC's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 1.89%, compared to an
industry average of 9.4%.
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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 (
The top-performing ETF of this group is XMLV with an increase of
1.41% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of LANC at 1.09%.