Tractor Supply Company (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 16, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.26 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 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 prior quarter. At the current
stock price of $114.65, the dividend yield is .91%.
The previous trading day's last sale of TSCO was $114.65,
representing a -0.36% decrease from the 52 week high of $115.07 and
a 51.93% 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 $3.87. Zacks Investment Research reports TSCO's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 16.59%, compared to an
industry average of 12.2%.
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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:
- Vanguard S&P Mid-Cap 400 Growth ETF (
- SPDR S&P 400 Mid Cap Growth ETF (based on S&P MidCap
400 Growt (
- iShares S&P MidCap 400/BARRA Growth Index Fund (
- Guggenheim Raymond James SB-1 Equity Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is RYJ with an increase of
18.12% over the last 100 days. IVOG has the highest percent
weighting of TSCO at 1.17%.