Destination Maternity Corporation ( DEST ) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 04, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.2 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 27, 2014. Shareholders who purchased DEST stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 6.67% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current stock price of $23.05, the dividend yield is 3.47%.
The previous trading day's last sale of DEST was $23.05, representing a -30.11% decrease from the 52 week high of $32.98 and a 3.27% increase over the 52 week low of $22.32.
DEST is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as TJX Companies, Inc. ( TJX ) and Gap, Inc. ( GPS ). DEST's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.61. Zacks Investment Research reports DEST's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as -7.99%, compared to an industry average of -5%.