Mead Johnson Nutrition Company (
) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 13, 2012 and a cash
dividend payment of $0.3 per share scheduled for January 03, 2013.
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 $66.47, the dividend yield is 1.81%.
The previous trading day's last sale of MJN was $66.47,
representing a -25.08% decrease from the 52 week high of $88.72 and
a 9.65% increase over the 52 week low of $60.62.
MJN is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which
includes companies such as Unilever PLC (
) and Unilever NV (
). MJN's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.72. Zacks Investment Research reports MJN's
forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as 9.1%, compared to an industry
average of 8.6%.
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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:
- iShares Russell MidCap Growth Index Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is IWP with an increase of
5.69% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of MJN at 0.75%.