Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation (BGFV) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 29, 2013
Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation ( BGFV ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 29, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.1 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 14, 2013. Shareholders who purchased BGFV stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 33.33% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current stock price of $20.61, the dividend yield is 1.94%.
The previous trading day's last sale of BGFV was $20.61, representing a -8.4% decrease from the 52 week high of $22.50 and a 236.76% increase over the 52 week low of $6.12.
BGFV is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as AutoZone, Inc. ( AZO ) and O'Reilly Automotive, Inc. ( ORLY ). BGFV's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.03. Zacks Investment Research reports BGFV's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 76.94%, compared to an industry average of 10.8%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the BGFV Dividend History page.