Unilever PLC (UL) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 07, 2013


Unilever PLC ( UL ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 07, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.3545 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 11, 2013. Shareholders who purchased UL stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 1.46% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $41.47, the dividend yield is 3.42%.

The previous trading day's last sale of UL was $41.47, representing a -5.49% decrease from the 52 week high of $43.88 and a 16.95% increase over the 52 week low of $35.46.

UL is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as Procter & Gamble Company ( PG ) and Unilever NV ( UN ). Zacks Investment Research reports UL's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 1.98%, compared to an industry average of 11.8%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the UL Dividend History page.

Interested in gaining exposure to UL through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have UL as a top-10 holding:

  • iShares FTSE EPRA/NAREIT Global Real Estate ex-U.S. Index Fund ( IFGL )
  • iShares International Developed Property ETF ( WPS )
  • Cohen & Steers Global Realty Majors ETF ( GRI )
  • Vanguard International Equity Index Funds Vanguard Global ex-U ( VNQI )
  • iShares FTSE EPRA/NAREIT Europe Index Fund ( IFEU ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is IFEU with an increase of 5.91% over the last 100 days. IFGL has the highest percent weighting of UL at 4.15%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc.

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