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Whirlpool Corporation (WHR) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 17, 2018

Whirlpool Corporation ( WHR ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 17, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $1.15 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 15, 2018. Shareholders who purchased WHR prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 4.55% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $157.26, the dividend yield is 2.93%.

The previous trading day's last sale of WHR was $157.26, representing a -22.53% decrease from the 52 week high of $202.99 and a 8.02% increase over the 52 week low of $145.59.

WHR is a part of the Consumer Durables sector, which includes companies such as General Electric Company ( GE ) and Sony Corp Ord ( SNE ). WHR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.85. Zacks Investment Research reports WHR's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 12.23%, compared to an industry average of 4.6%.

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

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

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

  • PowerShares S&P 500 Pure Value Portfolio ( RPV )
  • Columbia Sustainable U.S. Equity Income ETF ( ESGS ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is RPV with an increase of 0.84% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of WHR at 0.85%.

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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