Lancaster Colony Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 05, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.4 per share is scheduled to be paid on
September 30, 2013. Shareholders who purchased LANC stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This represents an 11.11% increase over the same period a year ago.
At the current stock price of $71.25, the dividend yield is
The previous trading day's last sale of LANC was $71.25,
representing a -17.28% decrease from the 52 week high of $86.13 and
a 6.52% 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 $3.99. Zacks Investment Research reports LANC's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 7.81%, compared to an
industry average of 10.5%.
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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 decrease of
-3.76% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of LANC at 1.1%.