Pepsico, Inc. (PEP) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 28, 2019

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Pepsico, Inc. ( PEP ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 28, 2019. A cash dividend payment of $0.928 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 29, 2019. Shareholders who purchased PEP prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that PEP has paid the same dividend.

The previous trading day's last sale of PEP was $115.97, representing a -4.94% decrease from the 52 week high of $122 and a 20.88% increase over the 52 week low of $95.94.

PEP is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which includes companies such as Coca-Cola Company ( KO ) and Fomento Economico Mexicano S.A.B. de C.V. ( FMX ). PEP's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $8.8. Zacks Investment Research reports PEP's forecasted earnings growth in 2019 as -2.84%, compared to an industry average of 3.7%.

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

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

  • SPDR Select Sector Fund - Consumer Staples ( XLP )
  • Vanguard Consumer Staples ETF ( VDC )
  • iShares U.S. Consumer Goods ETF ( IYK )
  • John Hancock Multifactor Consumer Staples ETF ( JHMS )
  • iShares Global Consumer Staples ETF ( KXI ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is VDC with an increase of 0.56% over the last 100 days. XLP has the highest percent weighting of PEP at 9.85%.

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: PEP , KO , FMX , XLP , VDC , IYK , JHMS , KXI

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