Tim Hortons Inc. ( THI ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 14, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.2923 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 03, 2014. Shareholders who purchased THI stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an -0.61% decrease from the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $62.39, the dividend yield is 1.87%.
The previous trading day's last sale of THI was $62.39, representing a -0.94% decrease from the 52 week high of $62.98 and a 23.13% increase over the 52 week low of $50.67.
THI is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as McDonald's Corporation ( MCD ) and Starbucks Corporation ( SBUX ). THI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.79. Zacks Investment Research reports THI's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 10.7%, compared to an industry average of 12.9%.
Interested in gaining exposure to THI through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have THI as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares Intl Dividend Achievers ( PID ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is PID with an increase of 5.67% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of THI at 1.05%.