The Andersons, Inc. ( ANDE ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 31, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.17 per share is scheduled to be paid on January 23, 2019. Shareholders who purchased ANDE prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 3.03% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $29.47, the dividend yield is 2.31%.
The previous trading day's last sale of ANDE was $29.47, representing a -29.33% decrease from the 52 week high of $41.70 and a 6.7% increase over the 52 week low of $27.62.
ANDE is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Philip Morris International Inc ( PM ) and Altria Group ( MO ). ANDE's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.05. Zacks Investment Research reports ANDE's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 46.96%, compared to an industry average of 20%.
Interested in gaining exposure to ANDE through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have ANDE as a top-10 holding:
- Invesco S&P SmallCap Consumer Staples ETF ( PSCC ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is PSCC with an decrease of -18.54% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of ANDE at 4.16%.
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