The Cheesecake Factory Incorporated (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 05, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.14 per share is scheduled to be paid on
August 20, 2013. Shareholders who purchased CAKE stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an 16.67% increase over the prior quarter. At the
current stock price of $43.07, the dividend yield is 1.3%.
The previous trading day's last sale of CAKE was $43.07,
representing a -3.84% decrease from the 52 week high of $44.79 and
a 34.13% increase over the 52 week low of $32.11.
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 $1.88. Zacks Investment Research reports CAKE's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 12.36%, compared to an
industry average of 7.6%.
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