Fortune Brands Home & Security, Inc. (FBHS) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 26, 2014
Fortune Brands Home & Security, Inc. ( FBHS ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 26, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.12 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 19, 2014. Shareholders who purchased FBHS stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 20% increase over the prior quarter.
The previous trading day's last sale of FBHS was $44.73, representing a -6.66% decrease from the 52 week high of $47.92 and a 35.55% increase over the 52 week low of $33.
FBHS is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as Lennar Corporation ( LEN ) and PulteGroup, Inc. ( PHM ). FBHS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.33. Zacks Investment Research reports FBHS's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 31.62%, compared to an industry average of 10.1%.
Interested in gaining exposure to FBHS through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have FBHS as a top-10 holding:
- Guggenheim Spin-Off ETF ( CSD )
- SPDR Homebuilders ETF ( XHB )
- Vanguard Small-Cap Growth ETF ( VBK ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is CSD with an increase of 11.12% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of FBHS at 4.81%.