Coca-Cola Bottling Co. Consolidated (COKE) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for January 30, 2013
Coca-Cola Bottling Co. Consolidated ( COKE ) will begin trading ex-dividend on January 30, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.25 per share is scheduled to be paid on February 15, 2013. Shareholders who purchased COKE stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 77th quarter that COKE has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of COKE was $64.26, representing a -9.4% decrease from the 52 week high of $70.93 and a 7.03% increase over the 52 week low of $60.04.
COKE is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which includes companies such as Coca-Cola Company ( KO ) and Anheuser-Busch Inbev SA ( BUD ). COKE's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.94. Zacks Investment Research reports COKE's forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as -18.89%, compared to an industry average of 3.7%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the COKE Dividend History page.