Pepsico, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 05, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.5675 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 31,
2014. Shareholders who purchased PEP stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th
quarter that PEP has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of PEP was $79.52,
representing a -8.66% decrease from the 52 week high of $87.06 and
a 5.27% increase over the 52 week low of $75.54.
PEP is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which
includes companies such as Coca-Cola Company (
) and Anheuser-Busch Inbev SA (
). PEP's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $4.32. Zacks Investment Research reports PEP's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 3.58%, compared to an
industry average of 5.6%.
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dates, visit the
has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.
Interested in gaining exposure to PEP through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have PEP as a top-10 holding:
- Vanguard Consumer Staples ETF (
- iShares Dow Jones U.S. Consumer Goods Index Fund (
- PowerShares Dynamic Food & Beverage (
- Select Sector SPDR Fund - Consumer Staples (
- iShares Global Consumer Staples ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is XLP with an increase of
6.15% over the last 100 days. VDC has the highest percent weighting
of PEP at 6.89%.