Acuity Brands Inc (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on October 16, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.13 per share is scheduled to be paid on
November 01, 2013. Shareholders who purchased AYI stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This marks the 24th quarter that AYI has paid the same dividend. At
the current stock price of $99.01, the dividend yield is .53%.
The previous trading day's last sale of AYI was $99.01,
representing a -0.28% decrease from the 52 week high of $99.29 and
a 62.79% increase over the 52 week low of $60.82.
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 $2.94. Zacks Investment Research reports AYI's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 17.06%, compared to an
industry average of 9.9%.
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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:
- iShares Russell 2000 Growth Index Fund (
- SPDR Russell 2000 ETF (
- iShares Russell 2000 Index Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is IWO with an increase of
13.75% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of AYI at 0.49%.