Bob Evans Farms, Inc. (BOBE) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for November 27, 2013
Bob Evans Farms, Inc. ( BOBE ) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 27, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.31 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 16, 2013. Shareholders who purchased BOBE stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 12.73% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current stock price of $56.45, the dividend yield is 2.2%.
The previous trading day's last sale of BOBE was $56.45, representing a -6.25% decrease from the 52 week high of $60.22 and a 58.17% increase over the 52 week low of $35.69.
BOBE is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as McDonald's Corporation ( MCD ) and Starbucks Corporation ( SBUX ). BOBE's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.86. Zacks Investment Research reports BOBE's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 12.69%, compared to an industry average of 8.3%.
Interested in gaining exposure to BOBE through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have BOBE as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares FTSE RAFI US 1500 Small-Mid Portfolio ( PRFZ ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is PRFZ with an increase of 13.37% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of BOBE at 0.19%.