Limited Brands, Inc. (LTD) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 18, 2012
Limited Brands, Inc. ( LTD ) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 18, 2012 and a cash dividend payment of $3 per share scheduled for December 26, 2012. Shareholders who purchased LTD stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 1100% increase over the prior month. At the current stock price of $50.21, the dividend yield is 71.7%.
The previous trading day's last sale of LTD was $50.21, representing a -4.36% decrease from the 52 week high of $52.50 and a 33.64% increase over the 52 week low of $37.57.
LTD is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as TJX Companies, Inc. ( TJX ) and Gap, Inc. ( GPS ). LTD's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.32. Zacks Investment Research reports LTD's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 12.23%, compared to an industry average of 17.1%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the LTD Dividend History page.
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Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have LTD as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares Dynamic Retail ( PMR )
- PowerShares Dynamic Consumer Discretionary ( PEZ )
- PowerShares Fundamental Pure Mid Value Portfolio ( PXMV ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is PXMV with an increase of 8.82% over the last 100 days. PMR has the highest percent weighting of LTD at 5.25%.