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Dr Pepper Snapple Group, Inc (DPS) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 13, 2013

Dr Pepper Snapple Group, Inc ( DPS ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 13, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.38 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 05, 2013. Shareholders who purchased DPS stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 11.76% increase over the prior quarter.

The previous trading day's last sale of DPS was $44, representing a -5.11% decrease from the 52 week high of $46.37 and a 16.96% increase over the 52 week low of $37.62.

DPS is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which includes companies such as Fomento Economico Mexicano S.A.B. de C.V. ( FMX ) and Coca-Cola Company ( KO ). DPS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.96. Zacks Investment Research reports DPS's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 5.57%, compared to an industry average of 9.5%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the DPS Dividend History page.

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

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

  • Guggenheim Russell MidCap Equal Weight ETF ( EWRM ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is EWRM with an increase of 8.57% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of DPS at 0.34%.

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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