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Kraft Foods Group, Inc. (KRFT) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for October 09, 2013

Kraft Foods Group, Inc. ( KRFT ) will begin trading ex-dividend on October 09, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.525 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 25, 2013. Shareholders who purchased KRFT stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 5% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $53.85, the dividend yield is 3.9%.

The previous trading day's last sale of KRFT was $53.85, representing a -8.36% decrease from the 52 week high of $58.76 and a 24.51% increase over the 52 week low of $43.25.

KRFT is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which includes companies such as Mondelez International, Inc. ( MDLZ ) and General Mills, Inc. ( GIS ). KRFT's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.08. Zacks Investment Research reports KRFT's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -16.14%, compared to an industry average of 11.1%.

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

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

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

  • PowerShares Dynamic Food & Beverage ( PBJ )
  • First Trust IPOX-100 Index Fund ( FPX ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is FPX with an increase of 12.05% over the last 100 days. PBJ has the highest percent weighting of KRFT at 4.6%.

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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