Wendy's Company (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 29, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.05 per share is scheduled to be paid on
September 17, 2013. Shareholders who purchased WEN stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This represents an 25% increase over the prior quarter. At the
current stock price of $7.59, the dividend yield is 2.64%.
The previous trading day's last sale of WEN was $7.59,
representing a -6.06% decrease from the 52 week high of $8.08 and a
85.57% increase over the 52 week low of $4.09.
WEN is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes
companies such as McDonald's Corporation (
) and Starbucks Corporation (
). WEN's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $.03. Zacks Investment Research reports WEN's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 40.38%, compared to an
industry average of 6.2%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to WEN through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have WEN as a top-10 holding:
- First Trust Value Line 100 Exchange-Traded Fund (
- PowerShares Fundamental Pure Small Core Portfolio (
The top-performing ETF of this group is PXSC with an increase of
9.68% over the last 100 days. FVL has the highest percent weighting
of WEN at 1.3%.