Bassett Furniture Industries, Incorporated (BSET) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 12, 2015
Bassett Furniture Industries, Incorporated ( BSET ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 12, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.09 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 28, 2015. Shareholders who purchased BSET prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 12.5% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $30.79, the dividend yield is 1.17%.
The previous trading day's last sale of BSET was $30.79, representing a -20.34% decrease from the 52 week high of $38.65 and a 133.97% increase over the 52 week low of $13.16.
BSET is a part of the Consumer Durables sector, which includes companies such as Mohawk Industries, Inc. ( MHK ) and Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. ( BBBY ). BSET's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.54. Zacks Investment Research reports BSET's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as 94.25%, compared to an industry average of 11.8%.
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