Bunge Limited (BG) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 15, 2019. A cash dividend payment of $0.5 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 02, 2019. Shareholders who purchased BG prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 6th quarter that BG has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $55.2, the dividend yield is 3.62%.
The previous trading day's last sale of BG was $55.2, representing a -12.27% decrease from the 52 week high of $62.92 and a 16.8% increase over the 52 week low of $47.26.
BG is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which includes companies such as Mondelez International, Inc. (MDLZ) and The Kraft Heinz Company (KHC). BG's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$9.4. Zacks Investment Research reports BG's forecasted earnings growth in 2019 as 8.33%, compared to an industry average of -7.2%.
Interested in gaining exposure to BG through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have BG as a top-10 holding:
- iShares Inc iShares MSCI Austria ETF (EWO)
- First Trust Nasdaq Food & Beverage ETF (FTXG).
The top-performing ETF of this group is EWO with an increase of 5.33% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of BG at 4.59%.
The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.