3.75% Sep 23, 05:08 PM
$2.10 Paid Quarterly
66.0% EPS $3.18
No Payout Increase Last Year
No Ex-Dividend Dates
Have Been Scheduled

KRFT - Upcoming Dividend Payouts
Next Ex-Dividend Date None

Amount Declare Date Ex-Dividend Date ▲ Record Date Pay Date Payout Type
No Upcoming Dividend Dates
KRFT has not yet officially announced its next dividend payout.

KRFT - Dividend Yield & Stock Price History
Current Dividend Yield 3.75%

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KRFT - Dividend Payout History
Current Annual Payout $2.10

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KRFT - Dividend Growth History

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Reveal Dividend Growth History for KRFT. NA% 310.0% No Payout Increase Last Year
Annual dividend amounts based on Ex-dividend date

KRFT - Historical Annual Dividend Data & Growth
Payouts Increasing For No Payout Increase Last Year

Payout Amount Calendar Year Annual Growth
$2.0500 2013 310.0%
$0.5000 2012 NA

KRFT - Historical Dividend Data
Payouts Increasing For No Payout Increase Last Year

Payout Amount Declared Date Ex-Dividend Date Record Date Pay Date ▼ Qualified Dividend? Payout Type Frequency
$0.5250 2014-06-23 2014-07-09 2014-07-11 2014-07-25 Non-Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.5250 2014-03-03 2014-04-09 2014-04-11 2014-04-25 Non-Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.5250 2013-12-17 2013-12-24 2013-12-27 2014-01-17 Non-Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.5250 2013-10-01 2013-10-09 2013-10-11 2013-10-25 Non-Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.5000 2013-05-21 2013-06-26 2013-06-28 2013-07-12 Non-Qualified Regular Quarter

Kraft Foods Group, Inc. (KRFT) - News

  • Before Thursday’s opening bell, a number of big name dividend stocks were the subject of analyst moves. Below, we highlight the important analyst...
  • After Wednesday's closing bell, Kraft Foods Group (KRFT)  reported its second quarter results, which missed EPS and revenue estimates. KRFT's...
  • Ex-dividend dates are very important to dividend investors, since you must purchase a stock prior to its ex-dividend date in order to receive its...
  • Ex-dividend dates are very important to dividend investors, since you must purchase a stock prior to its ex-dividend date in order to receive its...
  • Before Friday's opening bell, a number of big name dividend stocks were the subject of analyst moves. Below, we highlight the important analyst...
  • On Thursday after the closing bell, Kraft Foods Group, Inc (KRFT) reported its first quarter results. KRFT's Earnings in...
  • Ex-dividend dates are very important to dividend investors, since you must purchase a stock prior to its ex-dividend date in order to receive its...
  • Kraft Foods Raises Dividend By 5%; Now Offers a 3.90% Yield (KRFT)

    Late on Tuesday, packaged foods manufacturer Kraft Foods Group Inc (KRFT) declared its next quarterly dividend, raising that payout to shareholders by 5%. Kraft Foods will now pay out a quarterly dividend of 52.5 cents per share, up from its prior dividend payout of 50 cents per share. This new dividend will be paid on October 25 to shareholders of record on October 11, with an ex-dividend date of October 9. "We are out to consistently prove Kraft is the best investment in our industry," says Kraft CEO Tony Vernon. "Today's dividend increase reflects our commitment to return cash to our shareholders and is consistent with our plans to consistently grow our dividend at a mid-single digit rate over time." Kraft Food shares were up 25 cents, or 0.47%, during pre-market trading on Wednesday. The stock is up 16.47% year-to-date.

    The Bottom Line

    Shares of Kraft Foods (KRFT) offer a dividend yield of 3.90% based on Tuesday's closing price of $52.96 and the company's updated annualized dividend payout of $2.10 per share. Kraft Foods Group Inc (KRFT) is recommended at this time, holding a Dividend.com DARS™ Rating of 3.5 out of 5 stars. Be sure to visit our complete recommended list of the Best Dividend Stocks, as well as a detailed explanation of our ratings system here.

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  • Kraft Foods Group Announces CFO Succession Plans (KRFT)

    Kraft Foods Group Inc (KRFT) announced early on Tuesday that Teri List-Stoll has joined the company as a senior vice president of finance and will succeed current CFO Timothy McLevish in the first quarter of 2014. Teri List-Stoll has experience in the consumer packaged goods industry, having worked at Procter & Gamble (PG) for 20 years. Since 1994, she has held a number of finance leadership roles in business unit management, supply chain, sales, accounting, and financial planning and analysis. "Teri's financial expertise and deep experience at a consumer- and brand-focused company make her the right choice for our next CFO," said Kraft Chief Executive Officer Tony Vernon. "We'll benefit from her deep commitment to operational excellence and her track record of innovation in company-wide productivity initiatives. Plus, Teri's energy, inclusive leadership style and success in developing people are a perfect match for our new culture." List-Stoll will initially oversee Kraft's business unit finance teams in her role as senior vice president of finance. However, during this period she will also work with McLevish to ensure a smooth CFO transition. Kraft Foods shares were up $1.04, or 2.00%, during early morning trading on Tuesday. The stock is up 16.16% year-to-date. The Bottom Line Shares of Kraft Foods (KRFT) offer a dividend yield of 3.79% based on Tuesday's intraday trading price of $52.78 and the company's annualized dividend payout of $2.00 per share. Kraft Foods Group Inc (KRFT) is recommended at this time, holding a Dividend.com DARS™ Rating of 3.5 out of 5 stars. Be sure to visit our complete recommended list of the Best Dividend Stocks, as well as a detailed explanation of our ratings system here.

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  • Jefferies Downgrades Kraft Foods to "Hold;" Sees Limited Upside (KRFT)

    Jefferies analysts see limited upside in shares of Kraft Foods Group Inc (KRFT) . As such, the analysts downgraded the packaged food manufacturer on Monday. The firm downgraded KRFT from "Buy" to "Hold," but raised the price to $61 from $60. This new price target suggests a 6% upside to the stock's Friday closing price of $57.50. According to Jefferies analyst Thilo Wrede, Kraft remains a good operator with a strong strategy. However, increased competition should limit any further potential upside. The analyst said the stock's strength is already reflected in its P/E multiple. Jefferies also trimmed Kraft's third quarter earnings estimates, from 88 cents per share to 85 cents per share. Fiscal 2013 earnings estimates were lowered from $3.17 per share to $3.10 per share. Kraft shares were down 61 cents, or 1.06%, during pre-market trading on Monday. The stock is up 26.46% year-to-date. The Bottom Line Shares of Kraft Foods (KRFT) ] offer a dividend yield of 3.48% based on Friday's closing price of $57.50 and the company's annualized dividend payout of $2.00 per share. Kraft Foods Group Inc (KRFT) is a "Recommended" dividend stock, holding a Dividend.com DARS™ Rating of 3.5 out of 5 stars. Be sure to visit our complete recommended list of the Best Dividend Stocks, as well as a detailed explanation of our ratings system here.

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