WD-40 Company (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on October 17, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.31 per share is scheduled to be paid on
October 31, 2013. Shareholders who purchased WDFC stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This marks the 4th quarter that WDFC has paid the same dividend. At
the current stock price of $65.35, the dividend yield is 1.9%.
The previous trading day's last sale of WDFC was $65.35,
representing a -0.82% decrease from the 52 week high of $65.89 and
a 44.84% increase over the 52 week low of $45.12.
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 $2.57. Zacks Investment Research reports WDFC's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 11.82%, compared to an
industry average of 8.7%.
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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 Low Volatility Portfolio (
The top-performing ETF of this group is XSLV with an increase of
6.36% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of WDFC at 0.71%.