Dunkin' Brands Group, Inc. ( DNKN ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 09, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.347 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 21, 2018. Shareholders who purchased DNKN prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 7.6% increase over prior dividend payment.
The previous trading day's last sale of DNKN was $59.45, representing a -13.15% decrease from the 52 week high of $68.45 and a 16.82% increase over the 52 week low of $50.89.
DNKN is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as McDonald's Corporation ( MCD ) and Starbucks Corporation ( SBUX ). DNKN's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.81. Zacks Investment Research reports DNKN's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 10.29%, compared to an industry average of 10.8%.
Interested in gaining exposure to DNKN through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have DNKN as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares Dynamic Leisure & Entertainment Portfolio ( PEJ ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is PEJ with an increase of 6.38% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of DNKN at 2.64%.
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