Williams-Sonoma, Inc. (WSM) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for October 25, 2018

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Williams-Sonoma, Inc. ( WSM ) will begin trading ex-dividend on October 25, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.43 per share is scheduled to be paid on November 21, 2018. Shareholders who purchased WSM prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that WSM has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $58.44, the dividend yield is 2.94%.

The previous trading day's last sale of WSM was $58.44, representing a -21.02% decrease from the 52 week high of $73.99 and a 32.79% increase over the 52 week low of $44.01.

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 $3.13. Zacks Investment Research reports WSM's forecasted earnings growth in 2019 as 20.2%, compared to an industry average of 13.7%.

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:

  • SPDR Series Trust SPDR Homebuilders ETF ( XHB )
  • iShares Morningstar Small-Cap Value ETFnd ( JKL ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is JKL with an decrease of -7.77% over the last 100 days. XHB has the highest percent weighting of WSM at 4.72%.

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 , XHB , JKL

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