Signet Jewelers Limited (SIG) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for April 30, 2014

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Signet Jewelers Limited ( SIG ) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 30, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.18 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 28, 2014. Shareholders who purchased SIG stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 20% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $99.07, the dividend yield is .73%.

The previous trading day's last sale of SIG was $99.07, representing a -8.05% decrease from the 52 week high of $107.74 and a 52.53% increase over the 52 week low of $64.95.

SIG is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Tiffany & Co. ( TIF ) and Jarden Corporation ( JAH ). SIG's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $4.57. Zacks Investment Research reports SIG's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as 12.46%, compared to an industry average of 14%.

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

Interested in gaining exposure to SIG through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have SIG as a top-10 holding:

  • PowerShares Dynamic Retail ( PMR ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is PMR with an decrease of -5.02% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of SIG at 2.98%.



The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc.



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Referenced Stocks: SIG , TIF , JAH , PMR

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