Egg producer Cal-Maine Foods to pay dividend of $0.068 per share
Investors on record as of October 30 will be paid dividend on November 14
Cal-Maine Foods investors of record on October 30 will be paid a dividend of $0.068 per share on November 14, the company announced. This represents a $0.27 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.53 percent. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is October 28.
Shares of Cal-Maine Foods traded down 0.41 percent on October 21, hitting $51.49. The stock had a trading volume of 41,735 shares. Cal-Maine Foods has a 52-week low of $38.51 and a 52-week high of $52.43. The stock's 50-day moving average is $48.37 and its 200-day moving average is $46.58.
Cal-Maine Foods last released its earnings data on September 30. The company reported $0.36 earnings per share for the quarter. The company had revenue of $319.53 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $272.93 million. During the same quarter in 2012, the company posted $0.39 earnings per share. Cal-Maine Foods' revenue was up 17.1 percent, compared to the same quarter of 2012.