Inter Parfums, Inc. ( IPAR ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 28, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.275 per share is scheduled to be paid on January 15, 2019. Shareholders who purchased IPAR prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 30.95% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $63.37, the dividend yield is 1.74%.
The previous trading day's last sale of IPAR was $63.37, representing a -6.12% decrease from the 52 week high of $67.50 and a 53.42% increase over the 52 week low of $41.30.
IPAR is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which includes companies such as Procter & Gamble Company ( PG ) and Unilever NV ( UN ). IPAR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.6. Zacks Investment Research reports IPAR's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 21.15%, compared to an industry average of 4.1%.
Interested in gaining exposure to IPAR through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have IPAR as a top-10 holding:
- Invesco S&P SmallCap Consumer Staples ETF ( PSCC )
- First Trust Small Cap Growth AlphaDEX Fund ( FYC )
- Fidelity MSCI COnsumer Staples Index ETF ( FSTA ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is FSTA with an decrease of -7.1% over the last 100 days. PSCC has the highest percent weighting of IPAR at 5.26%.
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