Spartan Stores, Inc. (
) has announced an ex-dividend date of November 30, 2012 and a cash
dividend payment of $0.08 per share scheduled for December 18,
2012. Shareholders who purchased SPTN stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
marks the 3rd quarter that SPTN has paid the same dividend. At the
current stock price of $14.5, the dividend yield is 2.21%.
The previous trading day's last sale of SPTN was $14.5,
representing a -24.64% decrease from the 52 week high of $19.24 and
a 7.89% increase over the 52 week low of $13.44.
SPTN is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which
includes companies such as Sysco Corporation (
) and United Natural Foods, Inc. (
). SPTN's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.42. Zacks Investment Research reports SPTN's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -2.59%, compared to an
industry average of -1.8%.
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