Mondelez International, Inc. (MDLZ) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for September 26, 2013
Mondelez International, Inc. ( MDLZ ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 26, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.14 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 15, 2013. Shareholders who purchased MDLZ stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 7.69% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $32.06, the dividend yield is 1.75%.
The previous trading day's last sale of MDLZ was $32.06, representing a -24.65% decrease from the 52 week high of $42.54 and a 30.84% increase over the 52 week low of $24.50.
MDLZ is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which includes companies such as Kraft Foods Group, Inc. ( KRFT ) and General Mills, Inc. ( GIS ). MDLZ's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.32. Zacks Investment Research reports MDLZ's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 11.07%, compared to an industry average of 10.5%.
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Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have MDLZ as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares Dynamic Food & Beverage ( PBJ )
- Select Sector SPDR Fund - Consumer Staples ( XLP )
- iShares Dow Jones U.S. Consumer Goods Index Fund ( IYK )
- Vanguard Consumer Staples ETF ( VDC )
- PowerShares Dynamic Consumer Staples ( PSL ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is PBJ with an increase of 9.3% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of MDLZ at 4.95%.