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BRF-Brasil Foods S.A. (BRFS) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for January 02, 2013

BRF-Brasil Foods S.A. ( BRFS ) has announced an ex-dividend date of January 02, 2013 and a cash dividend payment of $0.0967 per share scheduled for February 25, 2013. Shareholders who purchased BRFS stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 71.15% increase over the prior quarter.

The previous trading day's last sale of BRFS was $20.83, representing a -4.01% decrease from the 52 week high of $21.70 and a 53.05% increase over the 52 week low of $13.61.

BRFS is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which includes companies such as Hormel Foods Corporation ( HRL ) and Tyson Foods, Inc. ( TSN ). BRFS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.23. Zacks Investment Research reports BRFS's forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as -60.67%, compared to an industry average of 3.1%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the BRFS Dividend History page.

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

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

  • EGShares Consumer Goods GEMS ETF ( GGEM )
  • EGShares Emerging Markets Consumer ETF ( ECON ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is ECON with an increase of 14.65% over the last 100 days. GGEM has the highest percent weighting of BRFS at 6.28%.

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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