Best Buy Co., Inc. (BBY) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 07, 2012

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Best Buy Co., Inc. ( BBY ) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 07, 2012 and a cash dividend payment of $0.17 per share scheduled for January 02, 2013. Shareholders who purchased BBY stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 6.25% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current stock price of $12.15, the dividend yield is 5.6%.

The previous trading day's last sale of BBY was $12.15, representing a -57.41% decrease from the 52 week high of $28.53 and a 6.49% increase over the 52 week low of $11.41.

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 -$4.42. Zacks Investment Research reports BBY's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -29.57%, compared to an industry average of 16.5%.

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



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