Weight Watchers International Inc (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 26, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.175 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 12,
2013. Shareholders who purchased WTW stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the
30th quarter that WTW has paid the same dividend. At the current
stock price of $43.67, the dividend yield is 1.6%.
The previous trading day's last sale of WTW was $43.67,
representing a -27.58% decrease from the 52 week high of $60.30 and
a 9.18% increase over the 52 week low of $40.
WTW is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes
companies such as Tyco International, Ltd. (Switzerland) (
) and H&R Block, Inc. (
). WTW's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $4.46. Zacks Investment Research reports WTW's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -10.24%, compared to an
industry average of 5.2%.
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Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have WTW as a top-10 holding:
- Market Vectors Wide Moat ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is MOAT with an increase of
8.67% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of WTW at 5.23%.