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Coca-Cola Company (KO) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 14, 2018

Coca-Cola Company ( KO ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 14, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.39 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 02, 2018. Shareholders who purchased KO prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 5.41% increase over prior dividend payment.

The previous trading day's last sale of KO was $44.53, representing a -8.4% decrease from the 52 week high of $48.62 and a 6.45% increase over the 52 week low of $41.83.

KO is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which includes companies such as Anheuser-Busch Inbev SA ( BUD ) and Pepsico, Inc. ( PEP ). KO's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.27. Zacks Investment Research reports KO's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 9.61%, compared to an industry average of 12.7%.

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

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

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

  • iShares U.S. Consumer Goods ETF ( IYK )
  • SPDR Series Trust SPDR SSGA Gender Diversity Index ETF ( SHE )
  • iShares Global Consumer Staples ETF ( KXI )
  • iShares Core Dividend Growth ETF ( DGRO )
  • Vanguard Mega Cap Growth ETF ( MGK ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is MGK with an increase of 12.23% over the last 100 days. IYK has the highest percent weighting of KO at 7.56%.

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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