J & J Snack Foods Corp. (
) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 07, 2012 and a cash
dividend payment of $0.16 per share scheduled for December 27,
2012. Shareholders who purchased JJSF stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an 23.08% increase over the prior quarter. At the
current stock price of $63.89, the dividend yield is 1%.
The previous trading day's last sale of JJSF was $63.89,
representing a -2.61% decrease from the 52 week high of $65.60 and
a 36.72% increase over the 52 week low of $46.73.
JJSF is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which
includes companies such as Hershey Company (
) and Cosan Limited (
). JJSF's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.86. Zacks Investment Research reports JJSF's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 8.39%, compared to an
industry average of 4.5%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to JJSF through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have JJSF as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares Exchange-Traded Fund Trust II PowerShares S&P
The top-performing ETF of this group is PSCC with an increase of
0.78% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of JJSF at 4.5%.