Signet Jewelers Limited (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on July 31, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.15 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 28,
2013. Shareholders who purchased SIG stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
25% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current stock
price of $71.89, the dividend yield is .83%.
The previous trading day's last sale of SIG was $71.89,
representing a -0.87% decrease from the 52 week high of $72.52 and
a 71.17% increase over the 52 week low of $42.
SIG is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes
companies such as Tiffany & Co. (
) and Fossil Group, Inc. (
). SIG's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $4.53. Zacks Investment Research reports SIG's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 10.08%, compared to an
industry average of 9.2%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
dates, visit the
Interested in gaining exposure to SIG through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have SIG as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares DWA Technical Leaders Portfolio (
The top-performing ETF of this group is PDP with an increase of
8.34% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of SIG at 0.76%.