The Cheesecake Factory Incorporated (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 05, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.14 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 20, 2014.
Shareholders who purchased CAKE stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th
quarter that CAKE has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $45.59, the dividend yield is 1.23%.
The previous trading day's last sale of CAKE was $45.59,
representing a -8.34% decrease from the 52 week high of $49.74 and
a 16.21% increase over the 52 week low of $39.23.
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 $2.07. Zacks Investment Research reports CAKE's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 8.99%, compared to an
industry average of 12.8%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to CAKE through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have CAKE as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares S&P MidCap Low Volatility Portfolio (
The top-performing ETF of this group is XMLV with an increase of
6.14% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of CAKE at 1.13%.