SpartanNash Company ( SPTN ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 03, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.135 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 30, 2015. Shareholders who purchased SPTN prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that SPTN has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $21.79, the dividend yield is 2.48%.
The previous trading day's last sale of SPTN was $21.79, representing a -35.7% decrease from the 52 week high of $33.89 and a 1.63% increase over the 52 week low of $21.44.
SPTN is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which includes companies such as Sysco Corporation ( SYY ) and Domino's Pizza Inc ( DPZ ). SPTN's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.54. Zacks Investment Research reports SPTN's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as 5.74%, compared to an industry average of 11.6%.
Interested in gaining exposure to SPTN through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have SPTN 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 3.93% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of SPTN at 5.77%.
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