The Cheesecake Factory Incorporated (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 24, 2014. A cash
dividend payment of $0.14 per share is scheduled to be paid on
March 11, 2014. Shareholders who purchased CAKE stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
marks the 3rd quarter that CAKE has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of CAKE was $46.39,
representing a -6.74% decrease from the 52 week high of $49.74 and
a 42.13% increase over the 52 week low of $32.64.
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 $2.11. Zacks Investment Research reports CAKE's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 12.01%, compared to an
industry average of 7.8%.
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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
7.34% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of CAKE at 1.12%.