Acuity Brands Inc (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on January 16, 2014. A cash
dividend payment of $0.13 per share is scheduled to be paid on
February 03, 2014. Shareholders who purchased AYI stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This marks the 25th quarter that AYI has paid the same
The previous trading day's last sale of AYI was $130.09,
representing a -4.67% decrease from the 52 week high of $136.46 and
a 98.7% increase over the 52 week low of $65.47.
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 $3.36. Zacks Investment Research reports AYI's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 25.41%, compared to an
industry average of 25.4%.
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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 Mid Cap Growth AlphaDEX (
- iShares Russell 2000 Growth Index Fund (
- Vanguard Russell 2000 Growth ETF (
- SPDR Russell 2000 ETF (
- iShares Russell 2000 Index Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is IWO with an increase of
15.58% over the last 100 days. FNY has the highest percent
weighting of AYI at 1.46%.