Gamestop Corporation (GME) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 31, 2013

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Gamestop Corporation ( GME ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 31, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.275 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 19, 2013. Shareholders who purchased GME stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 83.33% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current stock price of $31.82, the dividend yield is 3.46%.

The previous trading day's last sale of GME was $31.82, representing a -20.19% decrease from the 52 week high of $39.87 and a 107.7% increase over the 52 week low of $15.32.

GME is a part of the Consumer Services sector. GME's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$2.31. Zacks Investment Research reports GME's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as -2.41%, compared to an industry average of -2.7%.

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

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

  • First Trust Cons. Discret. AlphaDEX ( FXD )
  • SPDR S&P Retail ETF ( XRT )
  • First Trust Large Cap Value AlphaDEX Fund (based onthe Defined ( FTA )
  • PowerShares Dynamic MagniQuant ( PIQ )
  • First Trust Large Cap Core AlphaDEX ( FEX ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is PIQ with an increase of 24.79% over the last 100 days. FXD has the highest percent weighting of GME at 1.61%.



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: FEX , FTA , FXD , GME , PIQ , XRT

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