Group 1 Automotive, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 29, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.17 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 16,
2014. Shareholders who purchased GPI stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th
quarter that GPI has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $79.72, the dividend yield is .85%.
The previous trading day's last sale of GPI was $79.72,
representing a -3.25% decrease from the 52 week high of $82.40 and
a 34.28% increase over the 52 week low of $59.37.
GPI is a part of the Consumer Durables sector, which includes
companies such as Genuine Parts Company (
) and CarMax Inc (
). GPI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $4.62. Zacks Investment Research reports GPI's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 13.88%, compared to an
industry average of 8.1%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to GPI through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have GPI as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares Fundamental Pure Small Value Portfolio (
The top-performing ETF of this group is PXSV with an increase of
0.36% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of GPI at 0.35%.