Dick's Sporting Goods Inc (DKS) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 05, 2014

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Dick's Sporting Goods Inc ( DKS ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 05, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.125 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 28, 2014. Shareholders who purchased DKS stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 5th quarter that DKS has paid the same dividend.

The previous trading day's last sale of DKS was $53.19, representing a -9.65% decrease from the 52 week high of $58.87 and a 18.2% increase over the 52 week low of $45.

DKS is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as AutoZone, Inc. ( AZO ) and O'Reilly Automotive, Inc. ( ORLY ). DKS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.62. Zacks Investment Research reports DKS's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 6.01%, compared to an industry average of 19.1%.

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

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

  • PowerShares Fundamental Pure Small Growth Portfolio ( PXSG ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is PXSG with an increase of 9.95% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of DKS at 0.78%.

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

This article appears in: News Headlines , Stocks
Referenced Symbols: DKS , AZO , ORLY , PXSG

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