The Cheesecake Factory Incorporated (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 04, 2014. A cash
dividend payment of $0.165 per share is scheduled to be paid on
August 19, 2014. Shareholders who purchased CAKE stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an 17.86% increase over the prior quarter. At the
current stock price of $42.88, the dividend yield is 1.54%.
The previous trading day's last sale of CAKE was $42.88,
representing a -13.79% decrease from the 52 week high of $49.74 and
a 3.28% increase over the 52 week low of $41.52.
CAKE is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes
companies such as McDonald's Corporation (
) and Starbucks Corporation (
). CAKE's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.14. Zacks Investment Research reports CAKE's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 5.49%, compared to an
industry average of 12.5%.
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