Big Lots, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on July 09, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.17 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 29,
2014. Shareholders who purchased BIG stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
1600% increase over the prior year.
The previous trading day's last sale of BIG was $45.68,
representing a -1.53% decrease from the 52 week high of $46.39 and
a 79.14% increase over the 52 week low of $25.50.
BIG is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes
companies such as Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (
) and Costco Wholesale Corporation (
). BIG's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.65. Zacks Investment Research reports BIG's
forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as 42.08%, compared to an
industry average of 10.9%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to BIG through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have BIG as a top-10 holding:
- First Trust Cons. Discret. AlphaDEX (
- First Trust Mid Cap Value AlphaDEX Fund (
- First Trust Mid Cap Core AlphaDEX (
The top-performing ETF of this group is FNK with an increase of
11.12% over the last 100 days. FXD has the highest percent
weighting of BIG at 1.41%.