Nike, Inc. (NKE) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 12, 2013


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Nike, Inc. ( NKE ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 12, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.24 per share is scheduled to be paid on January 06, 2014. Shareholders who purchased NKE stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 14.29% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $79.22, the dividend yield is 1.21%.

The previous trading day's last sale of NKE was $79.22, representing a -1.3% decrease from the 52 week high of $80.26 and a 63.68% increase over the 52 week low of $48.40.

NKE is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which includes companies such as Wolverine World Wide, Inc. ( WWW ) and Deckers Outdoor Corporation ( DECK ). NKE's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.96. Zacks Investment Research reports NKE's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 13.48%, compared to an industry average of 12.8%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the NKE Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

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 ( IYK )
  • Select Sector SPDR Fund - Consumer Discretionary ( XLY )
  • Vanguard Consumer Discretionary ETF ( VCR )
  • Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Consumer Discretionary ETF ( RCD )
  • PowerShares Fundamental Pure Large Growth Portfolio ( PXLG ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is VCR with an increase of 10.03% over the last 100 days. IYK has the highest percent weighting of NKE at 2.97%.

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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