Best Buy Co., Inc. (BBY) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 06, 2013


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Best Buy Co., Inc. ( BBY ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 06, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.17 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 31, 2013. Shareholders who purchased BBY stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 6th quarter that BBY has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $42.8, the dividend yield is 1.59%.

The previous trading day's last sale of BBY was $42.8, representing a -4.16% decrease from the 52 week high of $44.66 and a 282.14% increase over the 52 week low of $11.20.

BBY is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Netflix, Inc. ( NFLX ) and Conn's, Inc. ( CONN ). BBY's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$.52. Zacks Investment Research reports BBY's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as -6.07%, compared to an industry average of 13.1%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the BBY Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to BBY through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have BBY as a top-10 holding:

  • PowerShares Dynamic Retail ( PMR )
  • PowerShares Dynamic Consumer Discretionary ( PEZ )
  • WisdomTree MidCap Dividend Fund ( DON )
  • ALPS Sector Dividend Dogs ETF ( SDOG )
  • First Trust Cons. Discret. AlphaDEX ( FXD ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is FXD with an increase of 9.7% over the last 100 days. PMR has the highest percent weighting of BBY at 5.35%.

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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