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Archer-Daniels-Midland Company (ADM) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 19, 2014

Archer-Daniels-Midland Company ( ADM ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 19, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.24 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 11, 2014. Shareholders who purchased ADM stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that ADM has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $49.74, the dividend yield is 1.93%.

The previous trading day's last sale of ADM was $49.74, representing a -1.11% decrease from the 52 week high of $50.30 and a 45.4% increase over the 52 week low of $34.21.

ADM is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which includes companies such as Mondelez International, Inc. ( MDLZ ) and Kraft Foods Group, Inc. ( KRFT ). ADM's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.49. Zacks Investment Research reports ADM's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 30.39%, compared to an industry average of 36.5%.

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

Interested in gaining exposure to ADM through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?

The following ETF(s) have ADM as a top-10 holding:

  • PowerShares Global Agriculture Portfolio ( PAGG )
  • iShares MSCI Agriculture Producers Fund ( VEGI )
  • Market Vectors Agribusiness ETF ( MOO )
  • PowerShares Dynamic Food & Beverage ( PBJ )
  • FlexShares Global Upstream Natural Resources Index Fund ETF ( GUNR ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is GUNR with an increase of 7.4% over the last 100 days. PAGG has the highest percent weighting of ADM at 7.81%.

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


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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