Starbucks Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 06, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.21 per share is scheduled to be paid on
August 23, 2013. 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 $74.23, the dividend yield is 1.13%.
The previous trading day's last sale of SBUX was $74.23,
representing a -0.05% decrease from the 52 week high of $74.27 and
a 71.04% increase over the 52 week low of $43.40.
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 $2.09. Zacks Investment Research reports SBUX's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 24.08%, compared to an
industry average of 7.3%.
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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:
- PowerShares Dynamic Leisure & Entertainment Portfolio (
- Select Sector SPDR Fund - Consumer Discretionary (
- iShares Enhanced U.S. Large-Cap (
The top-performing ETF of this group is PEJ with an increase of
18.62% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of SBUX at 5.07%.