J & J Snack Foods Corp. (JJSF) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for September 12, 2013
J & J Snack Foods Corp. ( JJSF ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 12, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.16 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 02, 2013. Shareholders who purchased JJSF stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that JJSF has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $76.45, the dividend yield is .84%.
The previous trading day's last sale of JJSF was $76.45, representing a -9.51% decrease from the 52 week high of $84.48 and a 36.62% increase over the 52 week low of $55.96.
JJSF is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which includes companies such as Hershey Company ( HSY ) and Cosan Limited ( CZZ ). JJSF's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.36. Zacks Investment Research reports JJSF's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 19.7%, compared to an industry average of 11.2%.
Interested in gaining exposure to JJSF through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have JJSF as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares Exchange-Traded Fund Trust II PowerShares S&P Smal ( PSCC )
- PowerShares S&P SmallCap Low Volatility Portfolio ( XSLV ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is PSCC with an increase of 19.62% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of JJSF at 4.33%.