Destination Maternity Corporation (DEST) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 05, 2012

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Destination Maternity Corporation ( DEST ) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 05, 2012 and a cash dividend payment of $0.175 per share scheduled for December 28, 2012. Shareholders who purchased DEST stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 7th quarter that DEST has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $22.22, the dividend yield is 3.15%.

The previous trading day's last sale of DEST was $22.22, representing a -1.35% decrease from the 52 week high of $22.53 and a 54.52% increase over the 52 week low of $14.38.

DEST is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as TJX Companies, Inc. ( TJX ) and Gap, Inc. ( GPS ). DEST's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.46. Zacks Investment Research reports DEST's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 15.07%, compared to an industry average of 17%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the DEST Dividend History page.



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