Snyder's-Lance, Inc. (LNCE) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for November 15, 2013
Snyder's-Lance, Inc. ( LNCE ) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 15, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.16 per share is scheduled to be paid on November 29, 2013. Shareholders who purchased LNCE stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 12th quarter that LNCE has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $27.76, the dividend yield is 2.31%.
The previous trading day's last sale of LNCE was $27.76, representing a -14.56% decrease from the 52 week high of $32.49 and a 22.89% increase over the 52 week low of $22.59.
LNCE is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which includes companies such as Hershey Company ( HSY ) and Cosan Limited ( CZZ ). LNCE's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.91. Zacks Investment Research reports LNCE's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 26.49%, compared to an industry average of 8.4%.
Interested in gaining exposure to LNCE through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have LNCE as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares S&P SmallCap Consumer Staples Portfolio ( PSCC ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is PSCC with an increase of 19.82% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of LNCE at 4.37%.