PetSmart, Inc (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on October 30, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.195 per share is scheduled to be paid on
November 15, 2013. Shareholders who purchased PETM stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This represents an 18.18% increase over the prior quarter. At the
current stock price of $73.4, the dividend yield is 1.06%.
The previous trading day's last sale of PETM was $73.4,
representing a -5.07% decrease from the 52 week high of $77.32 and
a 19.74% increase over the 52 week low of $61.30.
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 $3.86. Zacks Investment Research reports PETM's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 11.82%, compared to an
industry average of 10.9%.
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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
8.95% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of PETM at 0.8%.