Church & Dwight Company, Inc. (CHD) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 14, 2019

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Church & Dwight Company, Inc. ( CHD ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 14, 2019. A cash dividend payment of $0.228 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 03, 2019. Shareholders who purchased CHD prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 4.59% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $73.51, the dividend yield is 1.24%.

The previous trading day's last sale of CHD was $73.51, representing a -1.97% decrease from the 52 week high of $74.99 and a 61.38% increase over the 52 week low of $45.55.

CHD is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as Procter & Gamble Company ( PG ) and Unilever PLC ( UL ). CHD's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.34. Zacks Investment Research reports CHD's forecasted earnings growth in 2019 as 9.14%, compared to an industry average of .6%.

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

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

  • Invesco DWA Consumer Staples Momentum ETF ( PSL )
  • First Trust Cons. Staples AlphaDEX ( FXG )
  • Invesco S&P 500 Equal Weight Consumer Staples ETF ( RHS )
  • Invesco DWA Momentum ETF ( PDP )
  • First Trust Value Line 100 Fund ( FVL ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is PDP with an increase of 16.38% over the last 100 days. PSL has the highest percent weighting of CHD at 5.22%.

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
Referenced Symbols: CHD , PG , UL , PSL , FXG , RHS , PDP , FVL

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