Pier 1 Imports, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on October 21, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.05 per share is scheduled to be paid on
November 06, 2013. Shareholders who purchased PIR stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This marks the 4th quarter that PIR has paid the same dividend. At
the current stock price of $20.3, the dividend yield is .99%.
The previous trading day's last sale of PIR was $20.3,
representing a -19.72% decrease from the 52 week high of $25.29 and
a 12.47% increase over the 52 week low of $18.05.
PIR is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes
companies such as Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. (
) and Mohawk Industries, Inc. (
). PIR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.16. Zacks Investment Research reports PIR's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 4.25%, compared to an
industry average of 14.2%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to PIR through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have PIR as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares DWA SmallCap Momentum Portfolio (
The top-performing ETF of this group is DWAS with an increase of
13.37% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of PIR at 1.54%.