Markets

Whole Foods Market, Inc. (WFM) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for September 30, 2015

Whole Foods Market, Inc. ( WFM ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 30, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.13 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 13, 2015. Shareholders who purchased WFM prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that WFM has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $30.75, the dividend yield is 1.69%.

The previous trading day's last sale of WFM was $30.75, representing a -46.59% decrease from the 52 week high of $57.57 and a 1.89% increase over the 52 week low of $30.18.

WFM is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Kroger Company ( KR ) and Etablissements Delhaize Freres et Cie "Le Lion" S.A. ( DEG ). WFM's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.68. Zacks Investment Research reports WFM's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as 7.15%, compared to an industry average of %.

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

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

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

  • First Trust Cons. Staples AlphaDEX ( FXG )
  • iShares Morningstar Mid-Cap Growth ETF ( JKH )
  • Guggenheim Russell MidCap Equal Weight ETF ( EWRM ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is FXG with an decrease of -5.14% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of WFM at 4.01%.

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.

In This Story

FXG JKH KR

Other Topics

Stocks