Sonic Corp. ( SONC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 07, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.16 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 17, 2018. Shareholders who purchased SONC prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that SONC has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $34.26, the dividend yield is 1.87%.
The previous trading day's last sale of SONC was $34.26, representing a -8.49% decrease from the 52 week high of $37.44 and a 54.95% increase over the 52 week low of $22.11.
SONC is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as McDonald's Corporation ( MCD ) and Starbucks Corporation ( SBUX ). SONC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.88. Zacks Investment Research reports SONC's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 18.13%, compared to an industry average of 10.3%.