Snyder's-Lance, Inc. ( LNCE ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 23, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.16 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 06, 2015. Shareholders who purchased LNCE prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 17th quarter that LNCE has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of LNCE was $30.69, representing a -1.79% decrease from the 52 week high of $31.25 and a 24.4% increase over the 52 week low of $24.67.
LNCE is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which includes companies such as Hershey Company ( HSY ) and Cosan Limited ( CZZ ). LNCE's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.71. Zacks Investment Research reports LNCE's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as 4.95%, compared to an industry average of 6.6%.
Interested in gaining exposure to LNCE through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have LNCE as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares S&P SmallCap Consumer Staples Portfolio ( PSCC ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is PSCC with an increase of 4.83% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of LNCE at 5.22%.