The Bon-Ton Stores, Inc. (BONT) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 12, 2012
The Bon-Ton Stores, Inc. ( BONT ) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 12, 2012 and a cash dividend payment of $0.05 per share scheduled for December 21, 2012. Shareholders who purchased BONT stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 16th quarter that BONT has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $11.47, the dividend yield is 1.74%.
The previous trading day's last sale of BONT was $11.47, representing a -23.48% decrease from the 52 week high of $14.99 and a 327.99% increase over the 52 week low of $2.68.
BONT is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. ( WMT ) and Costco Wholesale Corporation ( COST ). BONT's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$1.21. Zacks Investment Research reports BONT's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 104.35%, compared to an industry average of 15.7%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the BONT Dividend History page.