Comcast Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 31, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.225 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 23,
2014. Shareholders who purchased CMCSA stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an 15.38% increase over the prior quarter.
The previous trading day's last sale of CMCSA was $49.1,
representing a -11.18% decrease from the 52 week high of $55.28 and
a 26.71% increase over the 52 week low of $38.75.
CMCSA is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes
companies such as Walt Disney Company (
) and Comcast Corporation (
). CMCSA's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.56. Zacks Investment Research reports CMCSA's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 16.17%, compared to an
industry average of 8.7%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to CMCSA through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have CMCSA as a top-10 holding:
- Select Sector SPDR Fund - Consumer Discretionary (
- iShares Dow Jones U.S. Consumer Index Fund (
- iShares Global Consumer Discretionary ETF (
- PowerShares DWA NASDAQ Momentum Portfolio (
- Vanguard Consumer Discretionary ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is DWAQ with an increase of
10.13% over the last 100 days. XLY has the highest percent
weighting of CMCSA at 6.88%.