Bunge Limited (BG) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for November 14, 2013
Bunge Limited ( BG ) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 14, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.3 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 02, 2013. Shareholders who purchased BG stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 11.11% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current stock price of $82.24, the dividend yield is 1.46%.
The previous trading day's last sale of BG was $82.24, representing a -1.41% decrease from the 52 week high of $83.42 and a 25.1% 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 General Mills, Inc. ( GIS ). 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 33.98%, compared to an industry average of 14%.
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 ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is CRBQ with an increase of 6.02% over the last 100 days. PAGG has the highest percent weighting of BG at 4.08%.