Landstar System, Inc. (LSTR) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 24, 2013


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Landstar System, Inc. ( LSTR ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 24, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.35 per share is scheduled to be paid on January 16, 2014. Shareholders who purchased LSTR stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an -30% decrease from the prior year.

The previous trading day's last sale of LSTR was $56.73, representing a -5.4% decrease from the 52 week high of $59.97 and a 12.86% increase over the 52 week low of $50.26.

LSTR is a part of the Transportation sector, which includes companies such as United Parcel Service, Inc. ( UPS ) and J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc. ( JBHT ). LSTR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.6. Zacks Investment Research reports LSTR's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -9.58%, compared to an industry average of 7%.

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

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