Hanesbrands Inc. ( HBI ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 09, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.3 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 03, 2014. Shareholders who purchased HBI stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 50% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current stock price of $81.35, the dividend yield is 1.48%.
The previous trading day's last sale of HBI was $81.35, representing a -2.02% decrease from the 52 week high of $83.03 and a 68.25% increase over the 52 week low of $48.35.
HBI is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as TJX Companies, Inc. ( TJX ) and Gap, Inc. ( GPS ). HBI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.15. Zacks Investment Research reports HBI's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 27.11%, compared to an industry average of 4.3%.
Interested in gaining exposure to HBI through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have HBI as a top-10 holding:
- iShares S&P MidCap 400/BARRA Growth Index Fund ( IJK )
- SPDR S&P 400 Mid Cap Growth ETF (based on S&P MidCap 400 Growt ( MDYG )
- Vanguard Small-Cap Value ETF ( VBR ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is VBR with an increase of 5.21% over the last 100 days. IJK has the highest percent weighting of HBI at 0.93%.