General Cable Corporation (BGC) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for November 07, 2013

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General Cable Corporation ( BGC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 07, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.18 per share is scheduled to be paid on November 29, 2013. Shareholders who purchased BGC stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that BGC has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $28.46, the dividend yield is 2.53%.

The previous trading day's last sale of BGC was $28.46, representing a -23.37% decrease from the 52 week high of $37.14 and a 9.08% increase over the 52 week low of $26.09.

BGC is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as China Mobile (Hong Kong) Ltd. ( CHL ) and AT&T Inc. ( T ). BGC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$.43. Zacks Investment Research reports BGC's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 92.12%, compared to an industry average of 9.8%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the BGC Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

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

This article appears in: News Headlines , Stocks
Referenced Symbols: BGC , CHL , T

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