Sysco Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on October 02, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.28 per share is scheduled to be paid on
October 25, 2013. Shareholders who purchased SYY stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
marks the 4th quarter that SYY has paid the same dividend. At the
current stock price of $31.83, the dividend yield is 3.52%.
The previous trading day's last sale of SYY was $31.83,
representing a -11.71% decrease from the 52 week high of $36.05 and
a 6.99% increase over the 52 week low of $29.75.
SYY is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which
includes companies such as Domino's Pizza Inc (
) and United Natural Foods, Inc. (
). SYY's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.68. Zacks Investment Research reports SYY's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as -11.8%, compared to an
industry average of 11.9%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to SYY through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have SYY as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares S&P 500 High Dividend Portfolio (
- PowerShares High Yield Equity Dividend Achievers Portfolio (
- PowerShares S&P 500 Low Volatility Portfolio ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is PEY with an increase of
1.38% over the last 100 days. SPHD has the highest percent
weighting of SYY at 1.63%.