Hasbro, Inc. (HAS) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for January 31, 2014
Hasbro, Inc. ( HAS ) will begin trading ex-dividend on January 31, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.4 per share is scheduled to be paid on February 18, 2014. Shareholders who purchased HAS stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that HAS has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of HAS was $50.82, representing a -7.9% decrease from the 52 week high of $55.18 and a 37.24% increase over the 52 week low of $37.03.
HAS is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which includes companies such as Mattel, Inc. ( MAT ) and Callaway Golf Company ( ELY ). HAS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.68. Zacks Investment Research reports HAS's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 3.2%, compared to an industry average of -51.4%.
Interested in gaining exposure to HAS through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have HAS as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares S&P 500 High Dividend Portfolio ( SPHD )
- PowerShares S&P 500 High Quality Portfolio ( SPHQ ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is SPHQ with an increase of 5.57% over the last 100 days. SPHD has the highest percent weighting of HAS at 1.82%.