Briggs & Stratton Corporation (
) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 12, 2012 and a cash
dividend payment of $0.12 per share scheduled for January 02, 2013.
Shareholders who purchased BGG stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
9.09% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current
stock price of $20.14, the dividend yield is 2.38%.
The previous trading day's last sale of BGG was $20.14,
representing a -3.45% decrease from the 52 week high of $20.86 and
a 35.17% increase over the 52 week low of $14.90.
BGG is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies
such as Canon, Inc. (
) and Danaher Corporation (
). BGG's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $.32. Zacks Investment Research reports BGG's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 19.13%, compared to an
industry average of 14.3%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to BGG through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have BGG as a top-10 holding:
- Russell 2000 High Beta ETF (SHBT).
The top-performing ETF of this group is SHBT with an increase of
13.48% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of BGG at 1.96%.