Arkansas Best Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 04, 2014. A cash
dividend payment of $0.03 per share is scheduled to be paid on
February 20, 2014. Shareholders who purchased ABFS stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This marks the 17th quarter that ABFS has paid the same
The previous trading day's last sale of ABFS was $34.29,
representing a -4.63% decrease from the 52 week high of $35.96 and
a 256.41% increase over the 52 week low of $9.62.
ABFS is a part of the Transportation sector, which includes
companies such as United Parcel Service, Inc. (
) and J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc. (
). ABFS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $.56. Zacks Investment Research reports ABFS's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 247.02%, compared to an
industry average of 11.3%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to ABFS through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have ABFS as a top-10 holding:
- First Trust Small Cap Growth AlphaDEX Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is FYC with an increase of
8.6% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of ABFS at 0.88%.