Ingredion Incorporated ( INGR ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 28, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.45 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 26, 2015. Shareholders who purchased INGR prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 7.14% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $86.86, the dividend yield is 2.07%.
The previous trading day's last sale of INGR was $86.86, representing a -7.47% decrease from the 52 week high of $93.87 and a 24.19% increase over the 52 week low of $69.94.
INGR is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which includes companies such as The Kraft Heinz Company ( KHC ) and Mondelez International, Inc. ( MDLZ ). INGR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $5.05. Zacks Investment Research reports INGR's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as 11.15%, compared to an industry average of 2.3%.
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