Caseys General Stores, Inc. (CASY) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for October 30, 2013
Caseys General Stores, Inc. ( CASY ) will begin trading ex-dividend on October 30, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.18 per share is scheduled to be paid on November 15, 2013. Shareholders who purchased CASY stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 9.09% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current stock price of $72.71, the dividend yield is .99%.
The previous trading day's last sale of CASY was $72.71, representing a -3.22% decrease from the 52 week high of $75.13 and a 57.55% increase over the 52 week low of $46.15.
CASY is a part of the Consumer Durables sector, which includes companies such as Genuine Parts Company ( GPC ) and CarMax Inc ( KMX ). CASY's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.28. Zacks Investment Research reports CASY's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 26.79%, compared to an industry average of -12.7%.
Interested in gaining exposure to CASY through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have CASY as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares Exchange-Traded Fund Trust II PowerShares S&P Smal ( PSCC )
- SPDR S&P 600 Small Cap Value ETF (based on S&P SmallCap Value ( SLYV )
- iShares Small Cap 600/BARRA Value Index Fund ( IJS )
- Vanguard S&P Small-Cap 600 Value ETF ( VIOV ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is PSCC with an increase of 20.46% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of CASY at 9.79%.