The Bon-Ton Stores, Inc. (BONT) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for January 15, 2014
The Bon-Ton Stores, Inc. ( BONT ) will begin trading ex-dividend on January 15, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.05 per share is scheduled to be paid on February 03, 2014. Shareholders who purchased BONT stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 20th quarter that BONT has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of BONT was $13.41, representing a -40.87% decrease from the 52 week high of $22.68 and a 35.45% increase over the 52 week low of $9.90.
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 $.3. Zacks Investment Research reports BONT's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 91.28%, compared to an industry average of -4.2%.