Flowers Foods, Inc. (FLO) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 04, 2013
Flowers Foods, Inc. ( FLO ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 04, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.1125 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 20, 2013. Shareholders who purchased FLO stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an -29.69% decrease from the same period a year ago. At the current stock price of $21.69, the dividend yield is 2.07%.
The previous trading day's last sale of FLO was $21.69, representing a -15.5% decrease from the 52 week high of $25.67 and a 42.89% increase over the 52 week low of $15.18.
FLO is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which includes companies such as Mondelez International, Inc. ( MDLZ ) and General Mills, Inc. ( GIS ). FLO's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.11. Zacks Investment Research reports FLO's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 32.11%, compared to an industry average of 9.4%.
Interested in gaining exposure to FLO through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have FLO as a top-10 holding:
- Guggenheim Russell MidCap Equal Weight ETF ( EWRM )
- Guggenheim Russell 1000 Equal Weight ETF ( EWRI ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is EWRI with an increase of 9.16% over the last 100 days. EWRM has the highest percent weighting of FLO at 0.37%.