Williams-Sonoma, Inc. (WSM) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for July 19, 2018

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Williams-Sonoma, Inc. ( WSM ) will begin trading ex-dividend on July 19, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.43 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 24, 2018. Shareholders who purchased WSM prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 10.26% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $61.93, the dividend yield is 2.78%.

The previous trading day's last sale of WSM was $61.93, representing a -6.15% decrease from the 52 week high of $65.99 and a 45.1% increase over the 52 week low of $42.68.

WSM is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Mohawk Industries, Inc. ( MHK ) and Leggett & Platt, Incorporated ( LEG ). WSM's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.12. Zacks Investment Research reports WSM's forecasted earnings growth in 2019 as 17.13%, compared to an industry average of 20.5%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the WSM Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to WSM through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have WSM as a top-10 holding:

  • Invesco High Yield Equity Dividend Achievers ETF ( PEY )
  • Hartford Multifactor U.S. Equity ETF ( ROUS )
  • Schwab US Dividend Equity ETF ( SCHD )
  • ProShares Ultra Consumer Services ( UCC ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is UCC with an increase of 11.98% over the last 100 days. PEY has the highest percent weighting of WSM at 1.4%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

This article appears in: News Headlines , Stocks
Referenced Symbols: WSM , MHK , LEG , PEY , ROUS , SCHD , UCC

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