Williams-Sonoma, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on January 23, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.22 per share is scheduled to be paid on
February 25, 2013. Shareholders who purchased WSM stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This marks the 5th quarter that WSM has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of WSM was $44.68,
representing a -7.05% decrease from the 52 week high of $48.07 and
a 36.76% 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 $2.39. Zacks Investment Research reports WSM's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 13.15%, compared to an
industry average of 21.4%.
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