TJX Companies, Inc. ( TJX ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 09, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.313 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 01, 2017. Shareholders who purchased TJX prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 20.38% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $78.69, the dividend yield is 1.59%.
The previous trading day's last sale of TJX was $78.69, representing a -5.92% decrease from the 52 week high of $83.64 and a 10.06% increase over the 52 week low of $71.50.
TJX is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Ross Stores, Inc. ( ROST ) and L Brands, Inc. ( LB ). TJX's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.46. Zacks Investment Research reports TJX's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 10.68%, compared to an industry average of 7.8%.
Interested in gaining exposure to TJX through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have TJX as a top-10 holding:
- VanEck Vectors Retail ETF ( RTH )
- WBI Tactical LCG Shares ( WBIE )
- PowerShares DWA Consumer Cyclicals Momentum Portfolio ( PEZ )
- SPDR S&P Retail ETF ( XRT ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is WBIE with an increase of 3.99% over the last 100 days. RTH has the highest percent weighting of TJX at 4.53%.