Safeway Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 20, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.2 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 10,
2014. Shareholders who purchased SWY stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th
quarter that SWY has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of SWY was $38.45,
representing a -4.47% decrease from the 52 week high of $40.25 and
a 72.73% increase over the 52 week low of $22.26.
SWY is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes
companies such as Kroger Company (
) and Whole Foods Market, Inc. (
). SWY's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $14.25. Zacks Investment Research reports SWY's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 14.17%, compared to an
industry average of 3.5%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to SWY through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have SWY as a top-10 holding:
- Guggenheim S&P 500 Pure Growth ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is RPG with an increase of
13.75% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of SWY at 1.74%.