Mead Johnson Nutrition Company (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 11, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.34 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 01,
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 prior quarter.
The previous trading day's last sale of MJN was $75.59,
representing a -14.8% decrease from the 52 week high of $88.72 and
a 23.37% increase over the 52 week low of $61.27.
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 $2.96. Zacks Investment Research reports MJN's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 7.31%, compared to an
industry average of 7.6%.
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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:
- First Trust IPOX-100 Index Fund (
- iShares Russell MidCap Growth Index Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is FPX with an increase of
17.98% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of MJN at 2.47%.