Nike, Inc. (
) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 06, 2012 and a cash
dividend payment of $0.42 per share scheduled for December 26,
2012. Shareholders who purchased NKE stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
16.67% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price
of $97.56, the dividend yield is 1.72%.
The previous trading day's last sale of NKE was $97.56,
representing a -15.02% decrease from the 52 week high of $114.81
and a 14.64% increase over the 52 week low of $85.10.
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 $4.6. Zacks Investment Research reports NKE's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 10.56%, compared to an
industry average of 9%.
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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:
- Select Sector SPDR Fund - Consumer Discretionary (
- iShares KLD Select Social Index Fund (
- iShares Dow Jones U.S. Consumer Goods Index Fund (
- PowerShares DWA Technical Leaders Portfolio (
The top-performing ETF of this group is XLY with an increase of
9.27% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of NKE at 2.6%.