Stein Mart, Inc. (SMRT) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 06, 2012
Stein Mart, Inc. ( SMRT ) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 06, 2012 and a cash dividend payment of $1 per share scheduled for December 24, 2012. Shareholders who purchased SMRT stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 100% increase over the prior year. At the current stock price of $8.55, the dividend yield is 11.7%.
The previous trading day's last sale of SMRT was $8.55, representing a -8.46% decrease from the 52 week high of $9.34 and a 42.03% increase over the 52 week low of $6.02.
SMRT is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as TJX Companies, Inc. ( TJX ) and Gap, Inc. ( GPS ). SMRT's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.35. Zacks Investment Research reports SMRT's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -14.39%, compared to an industry average of 16.7%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the SMRT Dividend History page.