Lancaster Colony Corporation (LANC) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for June 06, 2013
Lancaster Colony Corporation ( LANC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 06, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.4 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 28, 2013. Shareholders who purchased LANC stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 5.26% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $83.18, the dividend yield is 1.92%.
The previous trading day's last sale of LANC was $83.18, representing a -2% decrease from the 52 week high of $84.88 and a 26.88% increase over the 52 week low of $65.56.
LANC is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which includes companies such as Mondelez International, Inc. ( MDLZ ) and Kraft Foods Group, Inc. ( KRFT ). LANC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $4.01. Zacks Investment Research reports LANC's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 14.53%, compared to an industry average of 14.2%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the LANC Dividend History page.