Constellation Brands Inc ( STZ ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 05, 2016. A cash dividend payment of $0.31 per share is scheduled to be paid on February 24, 2016. Shareholders who purchased STZ prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that STZ has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of STZ was $150.4, representing a -3.39% decrease from the 52 week high of $155.68 and a 36.17% increase over the 52 week low of $110.45.
STZ is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which includes companies such as Anheuser-Busch Inbev SA ( BUD ) and Coca-Cola Company ( KO ). STZ's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $4.83. Zacks Investment Research reports STZ's forecasted earnings growth in 2016 as 20.75%, compared to an industry average of -.8%.
Interested in gaining exposure to STZ through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have STZ as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares Dynamic Food & Beverage ( PBJ )
- PowerShares DWA Consumer Staples Momentum Portfolio ( PSL )
- Vanguard Mid-Cap Growth ETF - DNQ ( VOT )
- iShares Russell Midcap Growth ETF ( IWP )
- Guggenheim Russell 2000 Equal Weight ETF (EWRM).
The top-performing ETF of this group is PSL with an decrease of -0.44% over the last 100 days. PBJ has the highest percent weighting of STZ at 5.4%.