Caseys General Stores, Inc. ( CASY ) will begin trading ex-dividend on January 30, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.24 per share is scheduled to be paid on February 15, 2017. Shareholders who purchased CASY prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that CASY has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of CASY was $112.04, representing a -17.75% decrease from the 52 week high of $136.22 and a 13.4% increase over the 52 week low of $98.80.
CASY is a part of the Consumer Durables sector, which includes companies such as Genuine Parts Company ( GPC ) and CarMax Inc ( KMX ). CASY's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $5.3. Zacks Investment Research reports CASY's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as -7.93%, compared to an industry average of 9.9%.
Interested in gaining exposure to CASY through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have CASY as a top-10 holding:
The top-performing ETF of this group is REGL with an increase of 9.27% over the last 100 days. XRT has the highest percent weighting of CASY at 1.18%.
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