Sonic Automotive, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 13, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.025 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 15,
2013. Shareholders who purchased SAH stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the
10th quarter that SAH has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of SAH was $23.54,
representing a -7.72% decrease from the 52 week high of $25.51 and
a 98.15% increase over the 52 week low of $11.88.
SAH is a part of the Consumer Durables sector, which includes
companies such as Genuine Parts Company (
) and CarMax Inc (
). SAH's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.52. Zacks Investment Research reports SAH's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 16.96%, compared to an
industry average of 13.8%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to SAH through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have SAH as a top-10 holding:
- RevenueShares Small Cap (
- SPDR S&P Retail ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is RWJ with an increase of
15.5% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of SAH at 1.5%.