Ark Restaurants Corp. ( ARKR ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 17, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.25 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 03, 2014. Shareholders who purchased ARKR stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 20th quarter that ARKR has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $22.24, the dividend yield is 4.5%.
The previous trading day's last sale of ARKR was $22.24, representing a -4.59% decrease from the 52 week high of $23.31 and a 6.41% increase over the 52 week low of $20.90.
ARKR is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as McDonald's Corporation ( MCD ) and Starbucks Corporation ( SBUX ). ARKR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.2.
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