PetSmart, Inc (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 30, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.195 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 16,
2014. Shareholders who purchased PETM stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
marks the 3rd quarter that PETM has paid the same dividend. At the
current stock price of $68.27, the dividend yield is 1.14%.
The previous trading day's last sale of PETM was $68.27,
representing a -11.7% decrease from the 52 week high of $77.32 and
a 9.9% increase over the 52 week low of $62.12.
PETM is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes
companies such as AutoZone, Inc. (
) and O'Reilly Automotive, Inc. (
). PETM's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $4.03. Zacks Investment Research reports PETM's
forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as 12.13%, compared to an
industry average of 18%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to PETM through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have PETM as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares S&P 500 High Quality Portfolio (
The top-performing ETF of this group is SPHQ with an increase of
3.54% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of PETM at 0.8%.