Cal-Maine Foods, Inc. (CALM) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 03, 2018

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Cal-Maine Foods, Inc. ( CALM ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 03, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.351 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 21, 2018. Shareholders who purchased CALM prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an -20.41% decrease from the prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $44.5, the dividend yield is 3.16%.

The previous trading day's last sale of CALM was $44.5, representing a -14.91% decrease from the 52 week high of $52.30 and a 30.79% increase over the 52 week low of $34.03.

CALM is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which includes companies such as Philip Morris International Inc ( PM ) and British American Tobacco p.l.c. ( BTI ). CALM's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.6. Zacks Investment Research reports CALM's forecasted earnings growth in 2019 as 17.96%, compared to an industry average of 27%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the CALM Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to CALM through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have CALM as a top-10 holding:

  • Invesco Dynamic Food & Beverage ETF ( PBJ )
  • Vanguard Consumer Staples ETF ( VDC ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is VDC with an decrease of -2.27% over the last 100 days. PBJ has the highest percent weighting of CALM at 2.62%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

This article appears in: News Headlines , Stocks
Referenced Symbols: CALM , PM , BTI , PBJ , VDC

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