Wendy's Company (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 27, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.05 per share is scheduled to be paid on
December 16, 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 same period a year ago. At
the current stock price of $8.7, the dividend yield is 2.3%.
The previous trading day's last sale of WEN was $8.7,
representing a -8.52% decrease from the 52 week high of $9.51 and a
89.13% increase over the 52 week low of $4.60.
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 $.1. Zacks Investment Research reports WEN's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 56.94%, compared to an
industry average of 8.3%.
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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 FVL with an increase of
15.39% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of WEN at 1.34%.