Dillard's, Inc. (DDS) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 05, 2012


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Dillard's, Inc. ( DDS ) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 05, 2012 and a cash dividend payment of $5.05 per share scheduled for December 21, 2012. Shareholders who purchased DDS stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 10000% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $88.91, the dividend yield is 22.72%.

The previous trading day's last sale of DDS was $88.91, representing a -1.13% decrease from the 52 week high of $89.93 and a 109% increase over the 52 week low of $42.54.

DDS is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. ( WMT ) and Costco Wholesale Corporation ( COST ). DDS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $6.3. Zacks Investment Research reports DDS's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 50.36%, compared to an industry average of 15.9%.

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

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

  • PowerShares DWA Technical Leaders Portfolio ( PDP ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is PDP with an increase of 5.34% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of DDS at 1.98%.

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

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Referenced Stocks: COST , DDS , PDP , WMT

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