Stage Stores, Inc. (SSI) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for November 29, 2013
Stage Stores, Inc. ( SSI ) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 29, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.125 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 18, 2013. Shareholders who purchased SSI stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that SSI has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $20.92, the dividend yield is 2.39%.
The previous trading day's last sale of SSI was $20.92, representing a -29.3% decrease from the 52 week high of $29.59 and a 13.63% increase over the 52 week low of $18.41.
SSI is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as TJX Companies, Inc. ( TJX ) and Gap, Inc. ( GPS ). SSI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.85. Zacks Investment Research reports SSI's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as -5.26%, compared to an industry average of -2.1%.