Einstein Noah Restaurant Group, Inc. (BAGL) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 29, 2013
Einstein Noah Restaurant Group, Inc. ( BAGL ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 29, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.125 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 15, 2013. Shareholders who purchased BAGL stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that BAGL has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $17.08, the dividend yield is 2.93%.
The previous trading day's last sale of BAGL was $17.08, representing a -8.07% decrease from the 52 week high of $18.58 and a 49.17% increase over the 52 week low of $11.45.
BAGL is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as McDonald's Corporation ( MCD ) and Starbucks Corporation ( SBUX ). BAGL's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.71. Zacks Investment Research reports BAGL's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -5%, compared to an industry average of 6.2%.