Snyder's-Lance, Inc. ( LNCE ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 21, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.16 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 03, 2017. Shareholders who purchased LNCE prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 25th quarter that LNCE has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of LNCE was $39, representing a -1.86% decrease from the 52 week high of $39.74 and a 34.85% increase over the 52 week low of $28.92.
LNCE is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which includes companies such as Hershey Company ( HSY ) and J & J Snack Foods Corp. ( JJSF ). LNCE's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.09. Zacks Investment Research reports LNCE's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as 8.19%, compared to an industry average of 5.1%.