Bob Evans Farms, Inc. ( BOBE ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 30, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.275 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 17, 2013. Shareholders who purchased BOBE stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that BOBE has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $46.86, the dividend yield is 2.35%.
The previous trading day's last sale of BOBE was $46.86, representing a -0.76% decrease from the 52 week high of $47.22 and a 36.02% 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 -10.08%, compared to an industry average of 9.4%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the BOBE Dividend History page.
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