Bob Evans Farms, Inc. ( BOBE ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 07, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.275 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 25, 2013. Shareholders who purchased BOBE stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that BOBE has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of BOBE was $40.3, representing a -11.16% decrease from the 52 week high of $45.36 and a 16.98% increase over the 52 week low of $34.45.
BOBE is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as McDonald's Corporation ( MCD ) and Starbucks Corporation ( SBUX ). BOBE's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.85. Zacks Investment Research reports BOBE's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 1.16%, compared to an industry average of 17.8%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the BOBE Dividend History page.