Cato Corporation ( CATO ) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 08, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.33 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 25, 2018. Shareholders who purchased CATO prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 9th quarter that CATO has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $24.13, the dividend yield is 5.47%.
The previous trading day's last sale of CATO was $24.13, representing a -2.23% decrease from the 52 week high of $24.68 and a 124.26% increase over the 52 week low of $10.76.
CATO is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as TJX Companies, Inc. ( TJX ) and Ross Stores, Inc. ( ROST ). CATO's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.4.
Interested in gaining exposure to CATO through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have CATO as a top-10 holding:
- Invesco S&P Smallcap 600 Pure Value ETF ( RZV )
- The Obesity ETF ( SLIM )
- Janus Velocity Volatility Hedged Large Cap ETF (SPXH)
- Janus Velocity Tail Risk Hedged Large Cap ETF (TRSK)
- Invesco S&P SmallCap 600 Equal Weight ETF ( EWSC ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is SLIM with an increase of 21.21% over the last 100 days. RZV has the highest percent weighting of CATO at 1.06%.
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