Hastings Entertainment, Inc. (
) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 19, 2012 and a cash
dividend payment of $0.37 per share scheduled for December 31,
2012. Shareholders who purchased HAST stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. At the
current stock price of $2.32, the dividend yield is 15.95%.
The previous trading day's last sale of HAST was $2.32,
representing a -19.16% decrease from the 52 week high of $2.87 and
a 84.13% increase over the 52 week low of $1.26.
HAST is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes
companies such as Netflix, Inc. (
) and Best Buy Co., Inc. (
). HAST's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is -$2.29. Zacks Investment Research reports HAST's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 38.18%, compared to an
industry average of 13.8%.
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