Wendy's Company (WEN) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 27, 2014


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Wendy's Company ( WEN ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 27, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.05 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 17, 2014. Shareholders who purchased WEN stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that WEN has paid the same dividend.

The previous trading day's last sale of WEN was $10.15, representing a -0.39% decrease from the 52 week high of $10.19 and a 92.23% increase over the 52 week low of $5.28.

WEN is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as McDonald's Corporation ( MCD ) and Starbucks Corporation ( SBUX ). WEN's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.1. Zacks Investment Research reports WEN's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 84.38%, compared to an industry average of 7.4%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the WEN Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

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

  • PowerShares Dynamic Food & Beverage ( PBJ )
  • PowerShares DWA NASDAQ Momentum Portfolio ( DWAQ )
  • PowerShares Fundamental Pure Small Core Portfolio ( PXSC )
  • PowerShares Dynamic MagniQuant Portfolio ( PIQ ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is DWAQ with an increase of 20.82% over the last 100 days. PBJ has the highest percent weighting of WEN at 2.84%.

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