McCormick & Company, Incorporated ( MKC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on July 07, 2016. A cash dividend payment of $0.43 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 25, 2016. Shareholders who purchased MKC prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that MKC has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $107.07, the dividend yield is 1.61%.
The previous trading day's last sale of MKC was $107.07, representing a -0.71% decrease from the 52 week high of $107.84 and a 41.48% increase over the 52 week low of $75.68.
MKC is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which includes companies such as The Kraft Heinz Company ( KHC ) and Mondelez International, Inc. ( MDLZ ). MKC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.38. Zacks Investment Research reports MKC's forecasted earnings growth in 2016 as 7.59%, compared to an industry average of 9.3%.
Interested in gaining exposure to MKC through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have MKC as a top-10 holding:
- WBI Tactical SMV Shares ( WBIB ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is WBIB with an increase of 3.08% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of MKC at 3.8%.