American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. (AEO) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for September 30, 2013
American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. ( AEO ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 30, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.125 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 16, 2013. Shareholders who purchased AEO stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an -92.24% decrease from the same period a year ago. At the current stock price of $14.24, the dividend yield is 3.51%.
The previous trading day's last sale of AEO was $14.24, representing a -38.01% decrease from the 52 week high of $22.97 and a 0.28% increase over the 52 week low of $14.20.
AEO is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as TJX Companies, Inc. ( TJX ) and Gap, Inc. ( GPS ). AEO's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.1. Zacks Investment Research reports AEO's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as -37.49%, compared to an industry average of .3%.
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The following ETF(s) have AEO as a top-10 holding:
- QuantShares U.S. Market Neutral Value Fund ETF ( CHEP )
- Direxion Daily Retail Bull 3X Shares ETF ( RETL ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is RETL with an increase of 21.88% over the last 100 days.