Mondelez International, Inc. ( MDLZ ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 28, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.26 per share is scheduled to be paid on January 14, 2019. Shareholders who purchased MDLZ prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 18.18% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $40, the dividend yield is 2.6%.
The previous trading day's last sale of MDLZ was $40, representing a -14.05% decrease from the 52 week high of $46.54 and a 6.89% increase over the 52 week low of $37.42.
MDLZ is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which includes companies such as The Kraft Heinz Company ( KHC ) and General Mills, Inc. ( GIS ). MDLZ's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.18. Zacks Investment Research reports MDLZ's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 13.45%, compared to an industry average of 3.5%.
Interested in gaining exposure to MDLZ through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have MDLZ as a top-10 holding:
- First Trust Exchange-Traded Fund III First Trust Horizon Manag ( HUSV )
- Invesco Dynamic Food & Beverage ETF ( PBJ )
- First Trust Nasdaq Food & Beverage ETF ( FTXG )
- Invesco Russell Top 200 Pure Value ETF ( PXLV )
- iShares U.S. Consumer Goods ETF ( IYK ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is HUSV with an decrease of -7.21% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of MDLZ at 5900%.