Nike, Inc. ( NKE ) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 30, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.22 per share is scheduled to be paid on January 02, 2019. Shareholders who purchased NKE prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 10% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $74.66, the dividend yield is 1.18%.
The previous trading day's last sale of NKE was $74.66, representing a -13.23% decrease from the 52 week high of $86.04 and a 26.03% increase over the 52 week low of $59.24.
NKE is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which includes companies such as Skechers U.S.A., Inc. ( SKX ) and Deckers Outdoor Corporation ( DECK ). NKE's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.25. Zacks Investment Research reports NKE's forecasted earnings growth in 2019 as 8.46%, compared to an industry average of 13.7%.
Interested in gaining exposure to NKE through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have NKE as a top-10 holding:
- SPDR Select Sector Fund - Consumer Discretionary ( XLY )
- iShares U.S. Consumer Goods ETF ( IYK )
- Invesco DWA Consumer Cyclicals Momentum ETF ( PEZ )
- Global X Health & Wellness Thematic ETF ( BFIT )
- Global X MSCI Portugal ETF ( PGAL ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is BFIT with an decrease of -0.74% over the last 100 days. XLY has the highest percent weighting of NKE at 4.64%.