Advance Auto Parts Inc (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 18, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.06 per share is scheduled to be paid on
October 04, 2013. Shareholders who purchased AAP stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
marks the 31st quarter that AAP has paid the same dividend. At the
current stock price of $79.72, the dividend yield is .3%.
The previous trading day's last sale of AAP was $79.72,
representing a -10.16% decrease from the 52 week high of $88.74 and
a 23.87% increase over the 52 week low of $64.36.
AAP is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes
companies such as AutoZone, Inc. (
) and O'Reilly Automotive, Inc. (
). AAP's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $5.33. Zacks Investment Research reports AAP's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 5.63%, compared to an
industry average of 12.2%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to AAP through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have AAP as a top-10 holding:
- Schwab U.S. Large-Cap Growth ETF (
- QuantShares U.S. Market Neutral Anti Beta Fund ETF (
- Direxion Daily Retail Bull 3X Shares ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is RETL with an increase of
23.8% over the last 100 days. SCHG has the highest percent
weighting of AAP at 7.53%.