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ConAgra Brands, Inc. (CAG) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for July 27, 2017

ConAgra Brands, Inc. ( CAG ) will begin trading ex-dividend on July 27, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.213 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 31, 2017. Shareholders who purchased CAG prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 6.5% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $34.16, the dividend yield is 2.49%.

The previous trading day's last sale of CAG was $34.16, representing a -30.09% decrease from the 52 week high of $48.86 and a 3.74% increase over the 52 week low of $32.93.

CAG is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which includes companies such as The Kraft Heinz Company ( KHC ) and Mondelez International, Inc. ( MDLZ ). CAG's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.47. Zacks Investment Research reports CAG's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 8.21%, compared to an industry average of 8.5%.

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

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

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

  • PowerShares DWA Consumer Staples Momentum Portfolio ( PSL )
  • PowerShares Dynamic Food & Beverage ( PBJ )
  • Vanguard Mid-Cap Value ETF - DNQ ( VOE )
  • PowerShares Russell Midcap Equal Weight Portfolio ( EQWM ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is PSL with an increase of 5.31% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of CAG at 2.46%.

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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