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

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Best Buy Co., Inc. ( BBY ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 06, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.17 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 01, 2013. Shareholders who purchased BBY stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 5th quarter that BBY has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $37.14, the dividend yield is 1.83%.

The previous trading day's last sale of BBY was $37.14, representing a -2.21% decrease from the 52 week high of $37.98 and a 231.61% 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 -$.71. Zacks Investment Research reports BBY's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as -9.45%, compared to an industry average of 16.8%.

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:

  • WisdomTree MidCap Dividend Fund ( DON )
  • Powershares FTSE RAFI US 1000 Portfolio ( PRF )
  • Direxion Daily Retail Bull 3X Shares ETF ( RETL ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is RETL with an increase of 13.73% over the last 100 days. DON has the highest percent weighting of BBY at 1.7%.



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



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Referenced Stocks: BBY , CONN , DON , NFLX , PRF , RETL

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