Wendy's Company (WEN) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 31, 2018

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Wendy's Company ( WEN ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 31, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.085 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 18, 2018. Shareholders who purchased WEN prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that WEN has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $17.77, the dividend yield is 1.91%.

The previous trading day's last sale of WEN was $17.77, representing a -4.9% decrease from the 52 week high of $18.69 and a 30.94% increase over the 52 week low of $13.57.

WEN is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as McDonald's Corporation ( MCD ) and Starbucks Corporation ( SBUX ). WEN's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.9. Zacks Investment Research reports WEN's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 28.94%, compared to an industry average of 8.6%.

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

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

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Referenced Symbols: WEN , MCD , SBUX

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