Dillard's, Inc. (DDS) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 27, 2013
Dillard's, Inc. ( DDS ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 27, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.06 per share is scheduled to be paid on February 03, 2014. Shareholders who purchased DDS stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an -98.81% decrease from the same period a year ago. At the current stock price of $96.75, the dividend yield is .25%.
The previous trading day's last sale of DDS was $96.75, representing a -1.14% decrease from the 52 week high of $97.87 and a 28.43% increase over the 52 week low of $75.33.
DDS is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. ( WMT ) and Costco Wholesale Corporation ( COST ). DDS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $7.78. Zacks Investment Research reports DDS's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 16.77%, compared to an industry average of -4.4%.