Cott Corporation (COT) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 07, 2014
Cott Corporation ( COT ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 07, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.0541 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 28, 2014. Shareholders who purchased COT stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an -4.75% decrease from the prior quarter.
The previous trading day's last sale of COT was $8.16, representing a -27.47% decrease from the 52 week high of $11.25 and a 10.42% increase over the 52 week low of $7.39.
COT is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which includes companies such as Coca-Cola Company ( KO ) and Anheuser-Busch Inbev SA ( BUD ). COT's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.18. Zacks Investment Research reports COT's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 24.74%, compared to an industry average of 5.8%.