Hot Topic, Inc. (
) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 12, 2012 and a cash
dividend payment of $0.08 per share scheduled for December 28,
2012. Shareholders who purchased HOTT stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
marks the 4th quarter that HOTT has paid the same dividend. At the
current stock price of $9.78, the dividend yield is 3.27%.
The previous trading day's last sale of HOTT was $9.78,
representing a -8.85% decrease from the 52 week high of $10.73 and
a 51.86% increase over the 52 week low of $6.44.
HOTT is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes
companies such as TJX Companies, Inc. (
) and Gap, Inc. (
). HOTT's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $.38. Zacks Investment Research reports HOTT's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 110%, compared to an industry
average of 15.9%.
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