Mondelez International, Inc. (MDLZ) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 27, 2013


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Mondelez International, Inc. ( MDLZ ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 27, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.13 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 15, 2013. Shareholders who purchased MDLZ stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an -55.17% decrease from the same period a year ago.

The previous trading day's last sale of MDLZ was $29.88, representing a -29.76% decrease from the 52 week high of $42.54 and a 21.96% increase over the 52 week low of $24.50.

MDLZ is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which includes companies such as Unilever PLC ( UL ) and Unilever NV ( UN ). MDLZ's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.7. Zacks Investment Research reports MDLZ's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 12.4%, compared to an industry average of 8.5%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the MDLZ Dividend History page.

Interested in gaining exposure to MDLZ through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have MDLZ as a top-10 holding:

  • PowerShares Dynamic Food & Beverage ( PBJ )
  • IQ ARB Global Resources ETF ( GRES )
  • Select Sector SPDR Fund - Consumer Staples ( XLP )
  • iShares Dow Jones U.S. Consumer Goods Index Fund ( IYK )
  • Vanguard Consumer Staples ETF ( VDC ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is PBJ with an increase of 15.85% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of MDLZ at 5.08%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

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