Mead Johnson Nutrition Company (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 20, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.34 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 05,
2013. Shareholders who purchased MJN stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
13.33% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current
stock price of $83.24, the dividend yield is 1.63%.
The previous trading day's last sale of MJN was $83.24,
representing a -6.18% decrease from the 52 week high of $88.72 and
a 35.86% increase over the 52 week low of $61.27.
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 $3.01. Zacks Investment Research reports MJN's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 6.82%, compared to an
industry average of 7.1%.
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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 S&P 500 Equal Weight Consumer Staples ETF (
- First Trust IPOX-100 Index Fund (
- iShares Russell MidCap Growth Index Fund (
- Guggenheim Russell MidCap Equal Weight ETF (
- Guggenheim Russell 1000 Equal Weight ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is FPX with an increase of
25.37% over the last 100 days. RHS has the highest percent
weighting of MJN at 2.63%.