Williams-Sonoma, Inc. (WSM) will begin trading ex-dividend on July 22, 2021. A cash dividend payment of $0.59 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 27, 2021. Shareholders who purchased WSM prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 22.92% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $158.99, the dividend yield is 1.48%.
The previous trading day's last sale of WSM was $158.99, representing a -18.34% decrease from the 52 week high of $194.69 and a 95.03% increase over the 52 week low of $81.52.
WSM is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as O'Reilly Automotive, Inc. (ORLY) and Carvana Co. (CVNA). WSM's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $11.06. Zacks Investment Research reports WSM's forecasted earnings growth in 2022 as 29.57%, compared to an industry average of 17.5%.
Interested in gaining exposure to WSM through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have WSM as a top-10 holding:
- Global X E-commerce ETF (WSM)
- Invesco S&P MidCap Quality ETF (WSM)
- iShares MSCI USA Small-Cap Multifactor ETF (WSM)
- SPDR S&P 400 Mid Cap Growth ETF (based on S&P MidCap 400 Growt (WSM)
- iShares S&P Mid-Cap 400 Growth ETF (WSM).
The top-performing ETF of this group is SMLF with an increase of 5.8% over the last 100 days. EBIZ has the highest percent weighting of WSM at 5.32%.
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