Lancaster Colony Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 05, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.44 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 31,
2014. Shareholders who purchased LANC stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an 15.79% increase over the same period a year ago.
The previous trading day's last sale of LANC was $92.12,
representing a -0.76% decrease from the 52 week high of $92.83 and
a 31.06% increase over the 52 week low of $70.29.
LANC is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which
includes companies such as Mondelez International, Inc. (
) and Kraft Foods Group, Inc. (
). LANC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $4.08. Zacks Investment Research reports LANC's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 3.27%, compared to an
industry average of 7.9%.
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