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Weight Watchers International Inc (WTW) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 22, 2013

Weight Watchers International Inc ( WTW ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 22, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.175 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 12, 2013. Shareholders who purchased WTW stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 29th quarter that WTW has paid the same dividend.

The previous trading day's last sale of WTW was $41.08, representing a -50.45% decrease from the 52 week high of $82.91 and a 2.7% increase over the 52 week low of $40.

WTW is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Tyco International, Ltd. (Switzerland) ( TYC ) and H&R Block, Inc. ( HRB ). WTW's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $4.33. Zacks Investment Research reports WTW's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -14.04%, compared to an industry average of 9.5%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the WTW Dividend History page.

Interested in gaining exposure to WTW through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?

The following ETF(s) have WTW as a top-10 holding:

  • Market Vectors Wide Moat ETF ( MOAT ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is MOAT with an increase of 8.67% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of WTW at 5.23%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.


The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

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