CF Industries Holdings, Inc. ( CF ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 10, 2016. A cash dividend payment of $0.3 per share is scheduled to be paid on February 29, 2016. Shareholders who purchased CF prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that CF has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of CF was $28.01, representing a -60.17% decrease from the 52 week high of $70.32 and a 7.32% increase over the 52 week low of $26.10.
CF is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as Monsanto Company ( MON ) and Syngenta AG ( SYT ). CF's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.8. Zacks Investment Research reports CF's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as 6.53%, compared to an industry average of .7%.
Interested in gaining exposure to CF through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have CF as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares Global Agriculture Portfolio ( PAGG ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is PAGG with an decrease of -18% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of CF at 6.38%.