Fred's, Inc. (FRED) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 30, 2013


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Fred's, Inc. ( FRED ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 30, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.06 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 17, 2013. Shareholders who purchased FRED stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. At the current stock price of $15.45, the dividend yield is 1.55%.

The previous trading day's last sale of FRED was $15.45, representing a -3.32% decrease from the 52 week high of $15.98 and a 25.61% increase over the 52 week low of $12.30.

FRED is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. ( WMT ) and Costco Wholesale Corporation ( COST ). FRED's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.81. Zacks Investment Research reports FRED's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as -11.11%, compared to an industry average of 8.4%.

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

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Referenced Stocks: COST , FRED , WMT

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