SpartanNash Company ( SPTN ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 15, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.18 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 29, 2018. Shareholders who purchased SPTN prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 9.09% increase over prior dividend payment.
The previous trading day's last sale of SPTN was $18.96, representing a -49.88% decrease from the 52 week high of $37.83 and a 16.18% increase over the 52 week low of $16.32.
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 -$1.42. Zacks Investment Research reports SPTN's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 7.62%, compared to an industry average of 8.6%.
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 decrease of -0.18% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of SPTN at 3.48%.