Gannett Co., Inc. (
) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 05, 2012 and a cash
dividend payment of $0.2 per share scheduled for January 02, 2013.
Shareholders who purchased GCI stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th
quarter that GCI has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $17.9, the dividend yield is 4.47%.
The previous trading day's last sale of GCI was $17.9,
representing a -10.46% decrease from the 52 week high of $19.99 and
a 66.05% increase over the 52 week low of $10.78.
GCI is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes
companies such as Rovi Corporation (
) and Meredith Corporation (
). GCI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.84. Zacks Investment Research reports GCI's
forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as 7.78%, compared to an
industry average of -15.6%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
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Interested in gaining exposure to GCI through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have GCI as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares Dynamic Media (
- Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Consumer Discretionary
- PowerShares Fundamental Pure Mid Value Portfolio (
- WisdomTree MidCap Earnings Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is PBS with an increase of
11.31% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of GCI at 2.85%.