Tractor Supply Company (TSCO) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 15, 2013

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Tractor Supply Company ( TSCO ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 15, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.26 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 04, 2013. Shareholders who purchased TSCO stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 30% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current stock price of $121.93, the dividend yield is .85%.

The previous trading day's last sale of TSCO was $121.93, representing a -2.02% decrease from the 52 week high of $124.45 and a 47.99% increase over the 52 week low of $82.39.

TSCO is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Home Depot, Inc. ( HD ) and Lowe's Companies, Inc. ( LOW ). TSCO's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $4.17. Zacks Investment Research reports TSCO's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 17.88%, compared to an industry average of 9.5%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the TSCO Dividend History page.

Interested in gaining exposure to TSCO through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have TSCO as a top-10 holding:

  • iShares S&P MidCap 400/BARRA Growth Index Fund ( IJK )
  • SPDR S&P 400 Mid Cap Growth ETF (based on S&P MidCap 400 Growt ( MDYG )
  • Vanguard S&P Mid-Cap 400 Growth ETF ( IVOG ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is IVOG with an increase of 9.7% over the last 100 days. IJK has the highest percent weighting of TSCO at 1.2%.



The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc.



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Referenced Stocks: HD , IJK , IVOG , LOW , MDYG , TSCO

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