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Mead Johnson Nutrition Company (MJN) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 12, 2013

Mead Johnson Nutrition Company ( MJN ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 12, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.34 per share is scheduled to be paid on January 03, 2014. Shareholders who purchased MJN stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that MJN has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $85, the dividend yield is 1.6%.

The previous trading day's last sale of MJN was $85, representing a -2.15% decrease from the 52 week high of $86.87 and a 31.78% increase over the 52 week low of $64.50.

MJN is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which includes companies such as Mondelez International, Inc. ( MDLZ ) and Kraft Foods Group, Inc. ( KRFT ). MJN's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.1. Zacks Investment Research reports MJN's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 9.28%, compared to an industry average of 6.9%.

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

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

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

  • Guggenheim Russell MidCap Equal Weight ETF ( EWRM ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is EWRM with an increase of 7.05% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of MJN at 0.34%.

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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