Tiffany & Co. ( TIF ) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 18, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.38 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 10, 2014. Shareholders who purchased TIF stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 11.76% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $99.33, the dividend yield is 1.53%.
The previous trading day's last sale of TIF was $99.33, representing a -1.6% decrease from the 52 week high of $100.95 and a 40.5% increase over the 52 week low of $70.70.
TIF is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Signet Jewelers Limited ( SIG ) and Jarden Corporation ( JAH ). TIF's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.72. Zacks Investment Research reports TIF's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as 14.71%, compared to an industry average of 14.9%.
Interested in gaining exposure to TIF through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have TIF as a top-10 holding:
- Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Consumer Discretionary ETF ( RCD )
- PowerShares NYSE Century Portfolio ( NYCC )
- PowerShares Dividend Achievers ( PFM ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is PFM with an increase of 6.1% over the last 100 days. RCD has the highest percent weighting of TIF at 1.27%.
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