Pier 1 Imports, Inc. (PIR) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for April 21, 2014

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Pier 1 Imports, Inc. ( PIR ) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 21, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.06 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 07, 2014. Shareholders who purchased PIR stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 20% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current stock price of $18.1, the dividend yield is 1.33%.

The previous trading day's last sale of PIR was $18.1, representing a -28.42% decrease from the 52 week high of $25.29 and a 4.5% increase over the 52 week low of $17.32.

PIR is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. ( BBBY ) and Mohawk Industries, Inc. ( MHK ). PIR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.03. Zacks Investment Research reports PIR's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as 20.16%, compared to an industry average of 11.1%.

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



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