Whirlpool Corporation (WHR) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 26, 2014

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Whirlpool Corporation ( WHR ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 26, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.625 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 15, 2014. Shareholders who purchased WHR stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that WHR has paid the same dividend.

The previous trading day's last sale of WHR was $140.87, representing a -11.96% decrease from the 52 week high of $160.01 and a 31.52% increase over the 52 week low of $107.11.

WHR is a part of the Consumer Durables sector, which includes companies such as General Electric Company ( GE ) and Siemens AG ( SI ). WHR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $10.24. Zacks Investment Research reports WHR's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 22.63%, compared to an industry average of 4%.

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

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

  • PowerShares Fundamental Pure Mid Value Portfolio ( PXMV )
  • PowerShares S&P 500 High Beta Portfolio ( SPHB )
  • Madrona Domestic ETF ( FWDD ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is SPHB with an increase of 14.91% over the last 100 days. PXMV has the highest percent weighting of WHR at 1.06%.



The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc.



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Referenced Stocks: WHR , GE , SI , PXMV , SPHB , FWDD

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