General Motors Company (GM) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 07, 2017

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General Motors Company ( GM ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 07, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.38 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 21, 2017. Shareholders who purchased GM prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 8th quarter that GM has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $42.8, the dividend yield is 3.55%.

The previous trading day's last sale of GM was $42.8, representing a -8.47% decrease from the 52 week high of $46.76 and a 34.09% increase over the 52 week low of $31.92.

GM is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as Toyota Motor Corp Ltd Ord ( TM ) and Honda Motor Company, Ltd. ( HMC ). GM's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.95. Zacks Investment Research reports GM's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as 1.99%, compared to an industry average of 1.7%.

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

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

  • ValueShares US Quantitative Value ETF ( QVAL )
  • iShares Edge MSCI Multifactor USA ETF ( LRGF )
  • Franklin LibertyQ U.S. Equity ETF ( FLQL )
  • Guggenheim S&P 500 Pure Value ETF ( RPV )
  • Direxion iBillionaire Index ETF ( IBLN ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is QVAL with an increase of 18.23% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of GM at 248%.

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