Nike, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 27, 2014. A cash
dividend payment of $0.24 per share is scheduled to be paid on
April 07, 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 same period a year ago.
The previous trading day's last sale of NKE was $78.11,
representing a -2.68% decrease from the 52 week high of $80.26 and
a 46.63% increase over the 52 week low of $53.27.
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 $3.13. Zacks Investment Research reports NKE's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 11.31%, compared to an
industry average of 17.6%.
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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:
- PowerShares Dynamic LargeCap Growth (
- iShares Dow Jones U.S. Consumer Goods Index Fund (
- PowerShares Dividend Achievers (
- PowerShares S&P 500 High Quality Portfolio (
- PowerShares DWA Momentum Portfolio (
The top-performing ETF of this group is PWB with an increase of
12.29% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of NKE at 3.07%.