Gildan Activewear, Inc. (GIL) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 12, 2014


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Gildan Activewear, Inc. ( GIL ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 12, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.108 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 08, 2014. Shareholders who purchased GIL stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that GIL has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $58.11, the dividend yield is .74%.

The previous trading day's last sale of GIL was $58.11, representing a -7.05% decrease from the 52 week high of $62.52 and a 34.33% increase over the 52 week low of $43.26.

GIL is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which includes companies such as V.F. Corporation ( VFC ) and Michael Kors Holdings Limited ( KORS ). GIL's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.71. Zacks Investment Research reports GIL's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 12.3%, compared to an industry average of 5.8%.

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

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: GIL , VFC , KORS

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