Chico's FAS, Inc. ( CHS ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 12, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.055 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 30, 2013. Shareholders who purchased CHS stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that CHS has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $16.24, the dividend yield is 1.35%.
The previous trading day's last sale of CHS was $16.24, representing a -18.6% decrease from the 52 week high of $19.95 and a 6.35% increase over the 52 week low of $15.27.
CHS is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as TJX Companies, Inc. ( TJX ) and Gap, Inc. ( GPS ). CHS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.02. Zacks Investment Research reports CHS's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as -2.81%, compared to an industry average of 1%.
Interested in gaining exposure to CHS through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have CHS as a top-10 holding:
- Guggenheim S&P Midcap 400 Pure Growth ETF ( RFG ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is RFG with an increase of 14.61% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of CHS at 2.14%.