Tractor Supply Company (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 21, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.2 per share is scheduled to be paid on March
12, 2013. Shareholders who purchased TSCO stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
marks the 4th quarter that TSCO has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of TSCO was $103.77,
representing a -1.52% decrease from the 52 week high of $105.37 and
a 37.52% increase over the 52 week low of $75.46.
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 $3.8. Zacks Investment Research reports TSCO's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 16.3%, compared to an
industry average of 5.5%.
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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:
- iShares S&P MidCap 400/BARRA Growth Index Fund (
- Vanguard S&P Mid-Cap 400 Growth ETF (
- SPDR S&P 400 Mid Cap Growth ETF (based on S&P MidCap
400 Growt (
- Guggenheim Raymond James SB-1 Equity Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is IVOG with an increase of
9.31% over the last 100 days. IJK has the highest percent weighting
of TSCO at 1.18%.