Fred's, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 27, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.06 per share is scheduled to be paid on
December 16, 2013. Shareholders who purchased FRED stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This marks the 4th quarter that FRED has paid the same dividend. At
the current stock price of $16.92, the dividend yield is 1.42%.
The previous trading day's last sale of FRED was $16.92,
representing a -4.46% decrease from the 52 week high of $17.71 and
a 37.56% 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. (
) and Costco Wholesale Corporation (
). FRED's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $.76. Zacks Investment Research reports FRED's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as -12.9%, compared to an
industry average of 1.4%.
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