WD-40 Company (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on January 02, 2014. A cash
dividend payment of $0.34 per share is scheduled to be paid on
January 31, 2014. Shareholders who purchased WDFC stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This represents an 9.68% increase over the prior quarter.
The previous trading day's last sale of WDFC was $75.33,
representing a -5.02% decrease from the 52 week high of $79.31 and
a 63.48% increase over the 52 week low of $46.08.
WDFC is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes
companies such as E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company (
) and Dow Chemical Company (
). WDFC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.54. Zacks Investment Research reports WDFC's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 8.66%, compared to an
industry average of 8.4%.
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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
9.41% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of WDFC at 5.14%.