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Kellogg Company (K) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 31, 2018

Kellogg Company ( K ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 31, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.56 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 17, 2018. Shareholders who purchased K prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 3.7% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $71.81, the dividend yield is 3.12%.

The previous trading day's last sale of K was $71.81, representing a -3.38% decrease from the 52 week high of $74.32 and a 27.32% increase over the 52 week low of $56.40.

K is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which includes companies such as The Kraft Heinz Company ( KHC ) and Mondelez International, Inc. ( MDLZ ). K's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $5.06. Zacks Investment Research reports K's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 11.54%, compared to an industry average of 9.6%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the K Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

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

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

  • SPDR Select Sector Fund - Consumer Staples ( XLP ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is XLP with an increase of 3.02% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of K at 1.18%.

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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