Nike, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 29, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.21 per share is scheduled to be paid on
October 07, 2013. Shareholders who purchased NKE stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
marks the 3rd quarter that NKE has paid the same dividend. At the
current stock price of $62.81, the dividend yield is 1.34%.
The previous trading day's last sale of NKE was $62.81,
representing a -6.04% decrease from the 52 week high of $66.85 and
a 40.12% increase over the 52 week low of $44.83.
NKE is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which
includes companies such as Wolverine World Wide, Inc. (
) and Steven Madden, Ltd. (
). NKE's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.72. Zacks Investment Research reports NKE's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 11.97%, compared to an
industry average of 16.3%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to NKE through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have NKE as a top-10 holding:
- iShares Dow Jones U.S. Consumer Goods Index Fund (
- Vanguard Consumer Discretionary ETF (
- First Trust Value Line Equity Allocation Index(sm)Fund (
- PowerShares S&P 500 High Quality Portfolio (
- PowerShares Fundamental Pure Large Growth Portfolio (
The top-performing ETF of this group is FVI with an increase of
17.13% over the last 100 days. IYK has the highest percent
weighting of NKE at 2.6%.