Citi Trends, Inc. ( CTRN ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 24, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.06 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 14, 2017. Shareholders who purchased CTRN prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 7th quarter that CTRN has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of CTRN was $17.75, representing a -21.91% decrease from the 52 week high of $22.73 and a 26.7% increase over the 52 week low of $14.01.
CTRN is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as TJX Companies, Inc. ( TJX ) and Ross Stores, Inc. ( ROST ). CTRN's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.77. Zacks Investment Research reports CTRN's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as -12.62%, compared to an industry average of -6.2%.
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