Spartan Stores, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 29, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.09 per share is scheduled to be paid on
September 17, 2013. Shareholders who purchased SPTN stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This represents an 12.5% increase over the same period a year ago.
At the current stock price of $20.59, the dividend yield is
The previous trading day's last sale of SPTN was $20.59,
representing a -15.61% decrease from the 52 week high of $24.40 and
a 51.17% increase over the 52 week low of $13.62.
SPTN is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which
includes companies such as Sysco Corporation (
) and Domino's Pizza Inc (
). SPTN's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.19. Zacks Investment Research reports SPTN's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 4.2%, compared to an industry
average of .8%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to SPTN through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have SPTN as a top-10 holding:
- Guggenheim S&P Smallcap 600 Pure Value ETF (
- First Trust Small Cap Value AlphaDEX Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is RZV with an increase of
13.15% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of SPTN at 1.27%.