Mead Johnson Nutrition Company (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 12, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.34 per share is scheduled to be paid on
January 03, 2014. Shareholders who purchased MJN stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
marks the 4th quarter that MJN has paid the same dividend. At the
current stock price of $85, the dividend yield is 1.6%.
The previous trading day's last sale of MJN was $85,
representing a -2.15% decrease from the 52 week high of $86.87 and
a 31.78% increase over the 52 week low of $64.50.
MJN is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which
includes companies such as Mondelez International, Inc. (
) and Kraft Foods Group, Inc. (
). MJN's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $3.1. Zacks Investment Research reports MJN's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 9.28%, compared to an
industry average of 6.9%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to MJN through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have MJN as a top-10 holding:
- Guggenheim Russell MidCap Equal Weight ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is EWRM with an increase of
7.05% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of MJN at 0.34%.