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Starbucks Corporation (SBUX) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 06, 2013

Starbucks Corporation ( SBUX ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 06, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.21 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 23, 2013. Shareholders who purchased SBUX stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that SBUX has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $74.23, the dividend yield is 1.13%.

The previous trading day's last sale of SBUX was $74.23, representing a -0.05% decrease from the 52 week high of $74.27 and a 71.04% increase over the 52 week low of $43.40.

SBUX is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as McDonald's Corporation ( MCD ) and Yum! Brands, Inc. ( YUM ). SBUX's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.09. Zacks Investment Research reports SBUX's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 24.08%, compared to an industry average of 7.3%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the SBUX Dividend History page.

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

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

  • PowerShares Dynamic Leisure & Entertainment Portfolio ( PEJ )
  • Select Sector SPDR Fund - Consumer Discretionary ( XLY )
  • iShares Enhanced U.S. Large-Cap ( IELG ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is PEJ with an increase of 18.62% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of SBUX at 5.07%.

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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