PepsiCo posted a fall in YTD net profits last month

PepsiCo posted a fall in YTD net profits last month

PepsiCo has confirmed details of its latest dividend payment.

The company, which posted a fall in YTD profits and sales last month, said yesterday (27 November) that its next quarterly pay-out will be US$0.5375 per share. Payment will be made to common stock-holders on 2 January to shareholders of record on 7 December.

The dividend is a 4% increase on the comparable year-earlier period, PepsiCo said.

Earlier this month, PepsiCo appointed Alan Hoffman, a former adviser to US president Barack Obama, as its head of global public policy and government affairs.