Procter & Gamble Company (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on January 22, 2014. A cash
dividend payment of $0.6015 per share is scheduled to be paid on
February 18, 2014. Shareholders who purchased PG stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
marks the 4th quarter that PG has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of PG was $79.88,
representing a -6.92% decrease from the 52 week high of $85.82 and
a 14.65% increase over the 52 week low of $69.67.
PG is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes
companies such as Unilever PLC (
) and Unilever NV (
). PG's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $3.95. Zacks Investment Research reports PG's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 5.38%, compared to an
industry average of 13.2%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to PG through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have PG as a top-10 holding:
- iShares Global Consumer Staples ETF (
- iShares High Dividend ETF (
- Select Sector SPDR Fund - Consumer Staples (
- Vanguard Consumer Staples ETF (
- iShares Dow Jones U.S. Consumer Goods Index Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is IYK with an increase of
5.88% over the last 100 days. KXI has the highest percent weighting
of PG at 7.14%.