Nike, Inc. (
) 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. (
) and Deckers Outdoor Corporation (
). 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%.
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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 (
- Select Sector SPDR Fund - Consumer Discretionary (
- Vanguard Consumer Discretionary ETF (
- Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Consumer Discretionary
- PowerShares Fundamental Pure Large Growth Portfolio (
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%.