Shoe Carnival, Inc. (SCVL) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for October 03, 2013
Shoe Carnival, Inc. ( SCVL ) will begin trading ex-dividend on October 03, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.06 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 21, 2013. Shareholders who purchased SCVL stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that SCVL has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $27.02, the dividend yield is .89%.
The previous trading day's last sale of SCVL was $27.02, representing a -1.35% decrease from the 52 week high of $27.39 and a 43.72% increase over the 52 week low of $18.80.
SCVL is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as TJX Companies, Inc. ( TJX ) and Gap, Inc. ( GPS ). SCVL's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.49. Zacks Investment Research reports SCVL's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 4.9%, compared to an industry average of -.5%.