3.27% Jul 22, 05:02 PM
$1.00 Paid Quarterly
44.4% EPS $2.25
5 years Since 2009
2 days Jul 24, 2014

CAG - Upcoming Dividend Payouts
Next Ex-Dividend Date Jul 24

Amount Declare Date Ex-Dividend Date ▲ Record Date Pay Date Payout Type
$0.2500 2014-07-15 2014-07-24 2014-07-28 2014-08-28 Regular
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CAG - Dividend Yield & Stock Price History
Current Dividend Yield 3.27%

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CAG - Dividend Payout History
Current Annual Payout $1.00

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CAG - Dividend Growth History

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2004-2008
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Reveal Dividend Growth History for CAG. 6.4% 3.1% 5 years
Annual dividend amounts based on Ex-dividend date

CAG - Historical Annual Dividend Data & Growth
Payouts Increasing For 5 years

Payout Amount Calendar Year Annual Growth
$1.0000 2013 3.1%
$0.9700 2012 4.3%

CAG - Historical Dividend Data
Payouts Increasing For 5 years

Payout Amount Declared Date Ex-Dividend Date Record Date Pay Date ▼ Qualified Dividend? Payout Type Frequency
$0.2500 2014-07-15 2014-07-24 2014-07-28 2014-08-28 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.2500 2014-04-03 2014-04-28 2014-04-30 2014-05-30 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.2500 2013-12-03 2014-01-29 2014-01-31 2014-03-04 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.2500 2013-09-26 2013-10-29 2013-10-31 2013-12-03 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.2500 2013-07-16 2013-07-29 2013-07-31 2013-08-30 Yes Regular Quarter

ConAgra Foods (CAG) - News

  • 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 Thursday's opening bell, ConAgra Foods Inc (CAG) reported a loss for the fourth quarter, but the company still managed to match analysts'...
  • Before Thursday's opening bell, a number of big name dividend stocks were the subject of analyst moves. Below, we highlight the important analyst...
  • Shares of ConAgra Foods Inc (CAG) plummeted on Wednesday morning after the company announced that it is lowering its fourth quarter...
  • 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 the opening bell on Thursday morning, ConAgra Foods (CAG) reported its third quarter earnings, with revenues increasing nearly 15% over...
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  • ConAgra Foods, Inc. Posts Higher Q2 EPS; Beats Estimates (CAG)

    Before the opening bell on Thursday, ConAgra Foods (CAG) announced its second quarter earnings, with EPS improving 9% from last year's same quarter. CAG Earnings in Brief -The company posted Q2 revenues of $4.71 billion, up 26.5% from last year's Q2 figure of $3.73 billion. -The company's operating profit improved 19.4% this quarter, rising from last year's $458.4 million to $547.5 million. -The company's EPS came in at 54 cents, up from 52 cents in last year's Q2; however, when adjusted for items impacting comparability, EPS is 62 cents for the most recent quarter, up 9% from last year's 57 cents. -ConAgra was able to top analysts' estimates of 55 cents EPS on revenues of $4.61 billion. -The company expects that FY2014 EPS will be in the range of $2.34-$2.38. Starting New Joint Venture ConAgra is currently working on a joint venture called "Ardent Mills," which will supply flour and mixes, among other food products. ConAgra will be supplying its milling operations to the joint venture, which it is entering into with Horizon Milling. The deal is expected to close in the first quarter of calendar 2014. No Dividend Change There was no mention of a dividend change in ConAgra's earnings release, which was to be expected as the company just announced its next quarterly dividend at the beginning of December. Once the aforementioned joint venture is completed, investors will be looking for a dividend raise from CAG. The company has not raised its dividend in more than a year. Stock Performance ConAgra stock was up $1.31, or 4.12%, in pre-market trading. YTD, the company's stock is up 5.65%.

    The Bottom Line

    Shares of ConAgra Foods (CAG) have a yield of 3.15% based on Wednesday's closing price of $31.79 and the company's annualized payout of $1.00. ConAgra Foods (CAG)  is not recommended at this time, holding a Dividend.com DARS™ Rating of 3.4 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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