The Cheesecake Factory Incorporated (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 04, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.12 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 19,
2013. 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 $34.67,
representing a -4.33% decrease from the 52 week high of $36.24 and
a 21.31% increase over the 52 week low of $28.58.
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 $1.78. Zacks Investment Research reports CAKE's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 13.75%, compared to an
industry average of 17.9%.
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