Acuity Brands Inc (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 15, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.13 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 01, 2014.
Shareholders who purchased AYI stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 26th
quarter that AYI has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $123.56, the dividend yield is .42%.
The previous trading day's last sale of AYI was $123.56,
representing a -15.53% decrease from the 52 week high of $146.28
and a 79.18% increase over the 52 week low of $68.96.
AYI is a part of the Consumer Durables sector, which includes
companies such as AZZ Incorporated (
) and Griffon Corporation (
). AYI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $3.54. Zacks Investment Research reports AYI's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 26.37%, compared to an
industry average of 26.4%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to AYI through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have AYI as a top-10 holding:
- First Trust RBA American Industrial Renaissance ETF (
- iShares Russell 2000 Growth Index Fund (
- Vanguard Russell 2000 Growth ETF (
- iShares Russell 2000 Index Fund (
- SPDR Russell 2000 ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is AIRR with an decrease of
0% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of AYI at 2.9%.