Companhia Brasileira de Distribuicao ( CBD ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 01, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.0577 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 23, 2013. Shareholders who purchased CBD stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 877.97% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $44.87, the dividend yield is .51%.
The previous trading day's last sale of CBD was $44.87, representing a -21.69% decrease from the 52 week high of $57.30 and a 11.33% increase over the 52 week low of $40.31.
CBD is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Whole Foods Market, Inc. ( WFM ) and Kroger Company ( KR ). CBD's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.05. Zacks Investment Research reports CBD's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 11.99%, compared to an industry average of 3.6%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the CBD Dividend History page.
Interested in gaining exposure to CBD through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have CBD as a top-10 holding:
- EGShares Consumer Services GEMS ETF ( VGEM ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is VGEM with an increase of 1.5% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of CBD at 3.96%.