CEC Entertainment, Inc. (CEC) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for September 03, 2013
CEC Entertainment, Inc. ( CEC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 03, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.24 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 03, 2013. Shareholders who purchased CEC stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that CEC has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $41.78, the dividend yield is 2.3%.
The previous trading day's last sale of CEC was $41.78, representing a -8.5% decrease from the 52 week high of $45.66 and a 44.32% increase over the 52 week low of $28.95.
CEC is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as McDonald's Corporation ( MCD ) and Starbucks Corporation ( SBUX ). CEC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.74. Zacks Investment Research reports CEC's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 9.52%, compared to an industry average of 6.9%.