Dick's Sporting Goods Inc ( DKS ) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 04, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.125 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 27, 2014. Shareholders who purchased DKS stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 6th quarter that DKS has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $44.58, the dividend yield is 1.12%.
The previous trading day's last sale of DKS was $44.58, representing a -24.27% decrease from the 52 week high of $58.87 and a 5.32% increase over the 52 week low of $42.33.
DKS is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as JD.com, Inc. ( JD ) and AutoZone, Inc. ( AZO ). DKS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.75. Zacks Investment Research reports DKS's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as 3.18%, compared to an industry average of 9.5%.
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