Nike, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 30, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.21 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 01,
2013. Shareholders who purchased NKE stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
-41.67% decrease from the same period a year ago. At the current
stock price of $63.28, the dividend yield is 1.33%.
The previous trading day's last sale of NKE was $63.28,
representing a -4.22% decrease from the 52 week high of $66.07 and
a 48.72% increase over the 52 week low of $42.55.
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 $2.57. Zacks Investment Research reports NKE's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 13.03%, compared to an
industry average of 10.1%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
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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 Dow Jones U.S. Consumer Goods Index Fund (
- iShares KLD Select Social Index Fund (
- First Trust Value Line Equity Allocation Index(sm)Fund (
- PowerShares DWA Technical Leaders Portfolio (
The top-performing ETF of this group is XLY with an increase of
18.42% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of NKE at 2.67%.