Arkansas Best Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 06, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.03 per share is scheduled to be paid on
November 22, 2013. Shareholders who purchased ABFS stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This marks the 16th quarter that ABFS has paid the same dividend.
At the current stock price of $28.25, the dividend yield is
The previous trading day's last sale of ABFS was $28.25,
representing a -5.49% decrease from the 52 week high of $29.89 and
a 339.35% increase over the 52 week low of $6.43.
ABFS is a part of the Transportation sector, which includes
companies such as United Parcel Service, Inc. (
) and J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc. (
). ABFS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is -$.41. Zacks Investment Research reports ABFS's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 153.47%, compared to an
industry average of 13.5%.
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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:
- Guggenheim S&P Smallcap 600 Pure Value ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is RZV with an increase of
12.04% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of ABFS at 2.69%.