Pinnacle Foods, Inc. ( PF ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 16, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.285 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 07, 2017. Shareholders who purchased PF prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that PF has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of PF was $54.66, representing a -1.26% decrease from the 52 week high of $55.36 and a 36.62% increase over the 52 week low of $40.01.
PF is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which includes companies such as The Kraft Heinz Company ( KHC ) and Mondelez International, Inc. ( MDLZ ). PF's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.71. Zacks Investment Research reports PF's forecasted earnings growth in 2016 as 11.83%, compared to an industry average of 5.7%.