Wendy's Company (WEN) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 30, 2013


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Wendy's Company ( WEN ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 30, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.04 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 17, 2013. 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. At the current stock price of $6.11, the dividend yield is 2.62%.

The previous trading day's last sale of WEN was $6.11, representing a -1.93% decrease from the 52 week high of $6.23 and a 49.39% 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 ( MCD ) and Starbucks Corporation ( SBUX ). WEN's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$.01. Zacks Investment Research reports WEN's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 26.87%, compared to an industry average of 9.4%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the WEN Dividend History page.

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Referenced Stocks: MCD , SBUX , WEN

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