Coca-Cola Bottling Co. Consolidated ( COKE ) will begin trading ex-dividend on July 30, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.25 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 15, 2014. Shareholders who purchased COKE stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 83rd quarter that COKE has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $70.83, the dividend yield is 1.41%.
The previous trading day's last sale of COKE was $70.83, representing a -20.77% decrease from the 52 week high of $89.40 and a 19.93% increase over the 52 week low of $59.06.
COKE is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which includes companies such as Anheuser-Busch Inbev SA ( BUD ) and Coca-Cola Company ( KO ). COKE's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.71.