Deere & Company (DE) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 29, 2020. A cash dividend payment of $0.76 per share is scheduled to be paid on November 09, 2020. Shareholders who purchased DE prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 8th quarter that DE has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $219.25, the dividend yield is 1.39%.
The previous trading day's last sale of DE was $219.25, representing a -2.72% decrease from the 52 week high of $225.38 and a 106.57% increase over the 52 week low of $106.14.
DE is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc (TMO) and ASML Holding N.V. (ASML). DE's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $8.58. Zacks Investment Research reports DE's forecasted earnings growth in 2020 as -25.39%, compared to an industry average of -14%.
Interested in gaining exposure to DE through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have DE as a top-10 holding:
- VanEck Vectors Natural Resources ETF (HAP)
- VanEck Vectors Agribusiness ETF (MOO)
- SPDR Select Sector Fund - Industrial (XLI)
- iShares MSCI Agriculture Producers Fund (VEGI)
- First Trust Indxx Global Agriculture ETF (FTAG).
The top-performing ETF of this group is XLI with an increase of 23.93% over the last 100 days. HAP has the highest percent weighting of DE at 9.78%.
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