Starbucks Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 05, 2014. A cash
dividend payment of $0.26 per share is scheduled to be paid on
August 22, 2014. Shareholders who purchased SBUX stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
marks the 4th quarter that SBUX has paid the same dividend. At the
current stock price of $76.98, the dividend yield is 1.35%.
The previous trading day's last sale of SBUX was $76.98,
representing a -6.69% decrease from the 52 week high of $82.50 and
a 13.32% increase over the 52 week low of $67.93.
SBUX is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes
companies such as McDonald's Corporation (
) and Yum! Brands, Inc. (
). SBUX's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.57. Zacks Investment Research reports SBUX's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 22.05%, compared to an
industry average of 13.6%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to SBUX through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have SBUX as a top-10 holding:
- Select Sector SPDR Fund - Consumer Discretionary (
- Vanguard Consumer Discretionary ETF (
- First Trust NASDAQ-100 Ex-Technology Sector Index Fund (
- PowerShares QQQ Trust, Series 1 (
- Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Consumer Discretionary
The top-performing ETF of this group is QQQ with an increase of
4.93% over the last 100 days. XLY has the highest percent weighting
of SBUX at 2.86%.