GNC Holdings, Inc. (
) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 12, 2012 and a cash
dividend payment of $0.11 per share scheduled for December 31,
2012. Shareholders who purchased GNC stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th
quarter that GNC has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $34.28, the dividend yield is 1.28%.
The previous trading day's last sale of GNC was $34.28,
representing a -19.72% decrease from the 52 week high of $42.70 and
a 33.91% increase over the 52 week low of $25.60.
GNC is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which
includes companies such as Whole Foods Market, Inc. (
) and Kroger Company (
). GNC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.16. Zacks Investment Research reports GNC's
forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as 50.99%, compared to an
industry average of 17.6%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to GNC through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have GNC as a top-10 holding:
- Guggenheim Russell MidCap Equal Weight ETF (
- Guggenheim Russell 1000 Equal Weight ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is EWRI with an increase of
8.8% over the last 100 days. EWRM has the highest percent weighting
of GNC at 0.35%.