Jack In The Box Inc. (JACK) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 22, 2014


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Jack In The Box Inc. ( JACK ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 22, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.2 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 09, 2014. Shareholders who purchased JACK stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. At the current stock price of $56.19, the dividend yield is 1.42%.

The previous trading day's last sale of JACK was $56.19, representing a -10.67% decrease from the 52 week high of $62.90 and a 55.31% increase over the 52 week low of $36.18.

JACK is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as McDonald's Corporation ( MCD ) and Starbucks Corporation ( SBUX ). JACK's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.49. Zacks Investment Research reports JACK's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 28.89%, compared to an industry average of 11.5%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the JACK Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to JACK through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have JACK as a top-10 holding:

  • PowerShares Dynamic Food & Beverage ( PBJ )
  • PowerShares S&P SmallCap Consumer Discretionary Portfolio ( PSCD )
  • PowerShares S&P SmallCap Low Volatility Portfolio ( XSLV )
  • PowerShares FTSE RAFI US 1500 Small-Mid Portfolio ( PRFZ ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is PBJ with an increase of 1.34% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of JACK at 2.66%.

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