Campbell Soup Company (CPB) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for July 03, 2014
Campbell Soup Company ( CPB ) will begin trading ex-dividend on July 03, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.312 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 04, 2014. Shareholders who purchased CPB stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that CPB has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $46.06, the dividend yield is 2.71%.
The previous trading day's last sale of CPB was $46.06, representing a -4.2% decrease from the 52 week high of $48.08 and a 20.26% increase over the 52 week low of $38.30.
CPB is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which includes companies such as Mondelez International, Inc. ( MDLZ ) and Kraft Foods Group, Inc. ( KRFT ). CPB's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.65. Zacks Investment Research reports CPB's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as -4.1%, compared to an industry average of 10.3%.