2.49% Sep 02, 05:06 PM
$2.56 Paid Quarterly
42.7% EPS $5.99
12 years Since 2002
No Ex-Dividend Dates
Have Been Scheduled

SJM - Upcoming Dividend Payouts
Next Ex-Dividend Date None

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

SJM - Dividend Yield & Stock Price History
Current Dividend Yield 2.49%

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SJM - Dividend Payout History
Current Annual Payout $2.56

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SJM - Dividend Growth History

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Reveal Dividend Growth History for SJM. 12.4% 10.0% 12 years
Annual dividend amounts based on Ex-dividend date

SJM - Historical Annual Dividend Data & Growth
Payouts Increasing For 12 years

Payout Amount Calendar Year Annual Growth
$2.2000 2013 10.0%
$2.0000 2012 8.7%

SJM - Historical Dividend Data
Payouts Increasing For 12 years

Payout Amount Declared Date Ex-Dividend Date Record Date Pay Date ▼ Qualified Dividend? Payout Type Frequency
$0.6400 2014-07-16 2014-08-13 2014-08-15 2014-09-02 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.5800 2014-04-11 2014-05-14 2014-05-16 2014-06-02 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.5800 2014-01-24 2014-02-12 2014-02-14 2014-03-03 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.5800 2013-10-23 2013-11-13 2013-11-15 2013-12-02 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.5800 2013-07-15 2013-08-14 2013-08-16 2013-09-03 Yes Regular Quarter

The J.M. Smucker Company (SJM) - 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, The J.M. Smucker Company (SJM) released its fourth quarter earnings, which came in above estimates. SJM'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...
  • Before Tuesday's opening bell, a number of big name dividend stocks were the subject of analyst moves. Below, we highlight the important analyst...
  • J.M. Smucker Company Misses Q3 Estimates; Cuts Outlook; Shares Fall (SJM)

    Shares of The J.M. Smucker Company (SJM) fell over 5% on Friday morning after the company missed estimates and lowered its outlook for 2014. SJM's Earnings in Brief
    • SJM posted third quarter earnings of $166.7 million or $1.59 per share, up from $154.2 million, or $1.42 per share a year, ago.
    • Excluding special items related to special projects, earnings were $1.66 per share, missing analysts' view of $1.68 per share.
    • Revenue dipped to 1.47 billion from $1.56 billion last year. Analysts expected to see revenue of $1.53 billion.
    • Looking forward, SJM has cut its outlook for 2014 from an earnings estimate between $5.72 and $5.82 to a new range of $5.55 to $5.60. The company's updated guidance falls well below analysts estimates of $5.78 per share.
    CEO Commentary CEO of SJM, Richard Smucker commented: "While we expect our fourth quarter earnings to be down compared to a strong quarter last year, we want to reiterate that our business fundamentals remain sound and our prospects for ongoing earnings growth continue." SJM's Dividend SJM declared its last 58 cent quarterly dividend on January 24. The dividend will be paid on March 3 to shareholders of record on February 14. Stock Performance  J.M. Smucker shares were down $5.19, or 5.46%, during pre-market trading Friday. The stock is down 8% YTD.

    The Bottom Line

    Shares of The J.M. Smucker Company (SJM) have a 2.44% yield based on Thursday's closing price of $95.14. The J.M. Smucker Company (SJM) 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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  • The J.M. Smucker Company Reports Higher Q4 Earnings; Misses Estimates (SJM)

    On Wednesday, The J.M. Smucker Company (SJM) reported higher fourth quarter earnings, but missed analysts' estimates. SJM's Earnings in Brief -SJM reported Q2 earnings of $153.4 million, or $1.46 per share, up $148.8 million, or $1.36 per share, last year. -On an adjusted basis, earnings were $159.5 million, or $1.52 per share, from $158.1 million, or $1.45 per share, last year. Analysts expected to see adjusted earnings of $1.60 per share. -Revenue fell to $1.56 billion from $1.63 billion last year and missed analysts' estimate of $1.61 billion. -Looking forward, the company expects to see full year earnings between $5.72 and $5.82 per share. Analysts expect to see earnings of $5.84 per share. CEO Commentary Richard Smucker, CEO of SJM said in a statement: "We delivered another record quarter of earnings per share as a result of our commitment to our long-term strategy, the strength of our brands, and the passion of our team. We are encouraged by the resilience that many U.S. shoppers have demonstrated in the face of uncertainty. Our volume has been solid in many of our categories, and we remain confident in achieving our overall earnings per share guidance for the year." SJM's Dividend SJM will pay its next 58 cent quarterly dividend on December 2. The company did not mention any further dividend payments, but will likely declare its next dividend in January. The company has raised its dividend every year since 2002. Stock Performance J.M. Smucker shares were mostly flat during pre-market trading Wednesday. The stock is up 26% YTD.

    The Bottom Line

    Shares of The J.M. Smucker Company (SJM) have a 2.14% yield based on Tuesday's closing price of $108.59. The J.M. Smucker Company (SJM) 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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  • Jefferies Raises Price Target on J.M. Smucker (SJM)

    Jefferies reported on Thursday that it has boosted its estimates on food product company The J.M. Smucker Company (SJM) . The firm currently has a "Hold" rating on SJM, and has given the company a new price target of $101. This price target suggests a 6% decline from the stock's current price of $107.79. Estimates were also raised on the company through 2014 as the company sees higher volume growth. J.M. Smucker shares were mostly flat during pre-market trading Thursday. The stock is up 25% YTD. The Bottom Line Shares of The J.M. Smucker Company (SJM) have a 2.15% yield based on Wednesday's closing price of $107.79. The J.M. Smucker Company (SJM) 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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  • J.M. Smucker Profits Rise, Missing Estimates; Improves Outlook (SJM)

    On Wednesday, packaged food maker The J.M. Smucker Company (SJM) reported higher earnings for its first quarter due to lower peanut and coffee expenses. Despite the rise in earnings, the company missed analysts' estimates by a penny. The company also announced that it has raised its outlook for 2014. The Orrville, OH-based company reported first quarter earnings of $126.6 million, or $1.19 per share, which is up from $110.9 million, or $1.00 per share, a year ago. Analysts expected to see earnings of $1.20 per share. Total revenue dipped to $1.35 billion from $1.37 billion last year. Richard Smucker, Chief Executive Officer of SJM said in a statement: "There is clearly momentum across our business as we experienced our strongest first quarter earnings ever," commented "Our team continues to execute well against our long-term strategy leading to strong results. As we look ahead, we expect to continue this momentum through the year as we further invest in our brands, our infrastructure, and our people," Smucker added. Looking ahead, the company expects to see FY2014 sales fall by 1% compared to 2013. Non-GAAP earnings are expected to be between $5.72 and $5.82 per share. This is up from the company's prior estimate of earnings between $5.65 and $5.75 per share. Analysts expect to see earnings of $5.79 per share. J.M. Smucker shares were mostly flat during pre-market trading Wednesday. The stock is up 26% YTD. The Bottom Line Shares of The J.M. Smucker Company (SJM) have a 2.13% yield based on Tuesday's closing price of $109.10. The J.M. Smucker Company (SJM) 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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  • J.M. Smucker Raises Dividend 11.5%; 13th Year of Consecutive Dividend Increases (SJM)

    Packaged food company The J.M. Smucker Company (SJM) announced on Tuesday that its board has approved an 11.5% increase to its quarterly dividend. The company has raised its dividend from 52 cents to 58 cents per share quarterly, or $2.32 on an annualized basis. This move marks the 13th consecutive year of dividend increases for the company. The new dividend will be payable on September 3 to shareholders of record on August 16. The stock will go ex-dividend on August 14. SJM's CEO Richard Smucker noted, "We are pleased with the Board's action to increase the quarterly dividend by approximately twelve percent, which continues our history of dividend growth." "This action reflects the confidence we have in the long-term growth of our business and our ability to generate strong cash flow. Growing the dividend remains an important component of returning value to our shareholders," added Smucker. J.M. Smucker shares were up 46 cents, or 0.43% during premarket trading Tuesday. The stock is up 24% YTD. The Bottom Line Shares of The J.M. Smucker Company (SJM) have a 2.18% yield, based on Monday's closing price of $106.66. The J.M. Smucker Company (SJM) 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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  • Gabelli Upgrades J.M. Smucker to "Buy" (SJM)

    Gabelli reported on Friday that it has upgraded food manufacturer, The J.M. Smucker Company (SJM) . The firm has raised its rating on SJM from a "Hold" to a "Buy" as analysts now see improvement in the company's earnings potential. The upgrade was based on the company's lower input cost, stronger volume growth, lower taxes, and reduced expenses from restructuring. The J.M. Smucker Company shares were up $3.64, or 3.70% during Friday morning trading. The stock is up 18% YTD. The Bottom Line Shares of The J.M. Smucker Company (SJM) have a 2.05% yield, based on Friday morning's price of $101.59. The J.M. Smucker Company (SJM) 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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