Oxford Industries, Inc. ( OXM ) will begin trading ex-dividend on July 16, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.21 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 01, 2014. Shareholders who purchased OXM stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 16.67% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current stock price of $65.62, the dividend yield is 1.28%.
The previous trading day's last sale of OXM was $65.62, representing a -20.79% decrease from the 52 week high of $82.84 and a 8.12% increase over the 52 week low of $60.69.
OXM is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which includes companies such as V.F. Corporation ( VFC ) and Michael Kors Holdings Limited ( KORS ). OXM's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.83. Zacks Investment Research reports OXM's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as 10.79%, compared to an industry average of 4.7%.