Group 1 Automotive, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 27, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.17 per share is scheduled to be paid on
December 16, 2013. Shareholders who purchased GPI stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This represents an 13.33% increase over the same period a year ago.
At the current stock price of $67.78, the dividend yield is 1%.
The previous trading day's last sale of GPI was $67.78,
representing a -17.74% decrease from the 52 week high of $82.40 and
a 23.44% increase over the 52 week low of $54.91.
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 $4.2. Zacks Investment Research reports GPI's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 9.15%, compared to an
industry average of 13.1%.
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