Cato Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 06, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.05 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 24,
2013. Shareholders who purchased CATO stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an -80% decrease from the same period a year ago. At the
current stock price of $25.47, the dividend yield is .79%.
The previous trading day's last sale of CATO was $25.47,
representing a -21.19% decrease from the 52 week high of $32.32 and
a 14.94% increase over the 52 week low of $22.16.
CATO is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes
companies such as TJX Companies, Inc. (
) and Gap, Inc. (
). CATO's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.07. Zacks Investment Research reports CATO's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as -17.06%, compared to an
industry average of 4.4%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to CATO through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have CATO as a top-10 holding:
- First Trust Small Cap Value AlphaDEX Fund (
- First Trust Small Cap Core AlphaDEX (
The top-performing ETF of this group is FYT with an increase of
15.71% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of CATO at 0.68%.