Williams-Sonoma, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 24, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.31 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 24, 2013.
Shareholders who purchased WSM stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
40.91% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price
of $52.05, the dividend yield is 2.38%.
The previous trading day's last sale of WSM was $52.05,
representing a -1.31% decrease from the 52 week high of $52.74 and
a 59.32% increase over the 52 week low of $32.67.
WSM is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes
companies such as Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. (
) and Mohawk Industries, Inc. (
). WSM's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.56. Zacks Investment Research reports WSM's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 7.11%, compared to an
industry average of 22.4%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
dates, visit the
Interested in gaining exposure to WSM through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have WSM as a top-10 holding:
- SPDR Homebuilders ETF (
- Guggenheim Insider ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is NFO with an increase of
11.35% over the last 100 days. XHB has the highest percent
weighting of WSM at 3.76%.