Brown Shoe Company, Inc. (BWS) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 19, 2013

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Brown Shoe Company, Inc. ( BWS ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 19, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.07 per share is scheduled to be paid on January 02, 2014. Shareholders who purchased BWS stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 27th quarter that BWS has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $26.5, the dividend yield is 1.06%.

The previous trading day's last sale of BWS was $26.5, representing a -2.57% decrease from the 52 week high of $27.20 and a 73.88% increase over the 52 week low of $15.24.

BWS is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which includes companies such as Nike, Inc. ( NKE ) and Wolverine World Wide, Inc. ( WWW ). BWS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.81. Zacks Investment Research reports BWS's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 23.3%, compared to an industry average of 12.9%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the BWS Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to BWS through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have BWS as a top-10 holding:

  • PowerShares Dynamic Retail ( PMR ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is PMR with an increase of 3.24% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of BWS at 2.46%.



The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc.



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Referenced Stocks: BWS , NKE , PMR , WWW

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