Tractor Supply Company (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 20, 2014. A cash
dividend payment of $0.13 per share is scheduled to be paid on
March 11, 2014. Shareholders who purchased TSCO stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an -35% decrease from the same period a year ago.
The previous trading day's last sale of TSCO was $66.53,
representing a -14.89% decrease from the 52 week high of $78.17 and
a 33.54% increase over the 52 week low of $49.82.
TSCO is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes
companies such as Home Depot, Inc. (
) and Lowe's Companies, Inc. (
). TSCO's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.33. Zacks Investment Research reports TSCO's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 12.57%, compared to an
industry average of 15.7%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to TSCO through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have TSCO as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares Dynamic Build & Construction (
- PowerShares Dynamic Retail (
- Vanguard S&P Mid-Cap 400 Growth ETF (
- iShares S&P MidCap 400/BARRA Growth Index Fund (
- SPDR S&P 400 Mid Cap Growth ETF (based on S&P MidCap
400 Growt (
The top-performing ETF of this group is PKB with an increase of
10.41% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of TSCO at 4.78%.