Starbucks Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 06, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.26 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 23, 2014.
Shareholders who purchased SBUX stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd
quarter that SBUX has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $70.6, the dividend yield is 1.47%.
The previous trading day's last sale of SBUX was $70.6,
representing a -14.42% decrease from the 52 week high of $82.50 and
a 16.31% increase over the 52 week low of $60.70.
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 $2.45. Zacks Investment Research reports SBUX's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 21.09%, compared to an
industry average of 12.7%.
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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 (
- PowerShares QQQ Trust, Series 1 (
- PowerShares S&P 500 BuyWrite Portfolio (
- PowerShares S&P 500 Downside Hedged Portfolio (
The top-performing ETF of this group is QQQ with an increase of
1.73% over the last 100 days. XLY has the highest percent weighting
of SBUX at 2.7%.