Bunge Limited (BG) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 13, 2014
Bunge Limited ( BG ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 13, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.3 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 03, 2014. Shareholders who purchased BG stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that BG has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of BG was $76.4, representing a -9.24% decrease from the 52 week high of $84.18 and a 16.22% increase over the 52 week low of $65.74.
BG is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which includes companies such as Mondelez International, Inc. ( MDLZ ) and Kraft Foods Group, Inc. ( KRFT ). BG's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$3.21. Zacks Investment Research reports BG's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 31.29%, compared to an industry average of 19.8%.
Interested in gaining exposure to BG through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have BG as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares Global Agriculture Portfolio ( PAGG )
- iShares MSCI Agriculture Producers Fund ( VEGI )
- Jefferies TR/J CRB Global Commodity Equity Index Fund ( CRBQ )
- Vanguard Extended Market ETF ( VXF ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is VXF with an increase of 5.69% over the last 100 days. PAGG has the highest percent weighting of BG at 4.02%.