WD-40 Company (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on July 09, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.34 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 31,
2014. Shareholders who purchased WDFC stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
marks the 3rd quarter that WDFC has paid the same dividend. At the
current stock price of $75.58, the dividend yield is 1.8%.
The previous trading day's last sale of WDFC was $75.58,
representing a -4.7% decrease from the 52 week high of $79.31 and a
33.49% increase over the 52 week low of $56.62.
WDFC is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes
companies such as Dow Chemical Company (
) and E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company (
). WDFC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.6. Zacks Investment Research reports WDFC's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 9.06%, compared to an
industry average of 6%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to WDFC through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have WDFC as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares S&P SmallCap Consumer Staples Portfolio (
The top-performing ETF of this group is PSCC with an increase of
10.35% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of WDFC at 4.53%.