Brown Shoe Company, Inc. (
) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 17, 2012 and a cash
dividend payment of $0.07 per share scheduled for December 28,
2012. Shareholders who purchased BWS stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the
23rd quarter that BWS has paid the same dividend. At the current
stock price of $18.52, the dividend yield is 1.51%.
The previous trading day's last sale of BWS was $18.52,
representing a -5.7% decrease from the 52 week high of $19.64 and a
125.85% increase over the 52 week low of $8.20.
BWS is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which
includes companies such as Nike, Inc. (
) and Wolverine World Wide, Inc. (
). BWS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $.33. Zacks Investment Research reports BWS's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 54.57%, compared to an
industry average of 9%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to BWS through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have BWS as a top-10 holding:
- Guggenheim S&P Smallcap 600 Pure Value ETF (
- SPDR S&P Retail ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is RZV with an increase of
10.39% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of BWS at 1.73%.