Corrections Corporation of America (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on July 01, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.48 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 15,
2013. Shareholders who purchased CXW stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
-92.76% decrease from the prior quarter. At the current stock price
of $34.19, the dividend yield is 5.62%.
The previous trading day's last sale of CXW was $34.19,
representing a -17.42% decrease from the 52 week high of $41.40 and
a 20.81% increase over the 52 week low of $28.30.
CXW is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes
companies such as Paychex, Inc. (
) and ADT Corporation (
). CXW's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $3.02. Zacks Investment Research reports CXW's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 30.57%, compared to an
industry average of 11.6%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to CXW through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have CXW as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares Fundamental Pure Small Core Portfolio (
- Vanguard Small-Cap Growth ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is PXSC with an increase of
10.92% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of CXW at 0.66%.