Geo Group Inc (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 12, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.55 per share is scheduled to be paid on
November 26, 2013. Shareholders who purchased GEO stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This represents an 10% increase over the prior quarter. At the
current stock price of $33.49, the dividend yield is 6.57%.
The previous trading day's last sale of GEO was $33.49,
representing a -14.88% decrease from the 52 week high of $39.35 and
a 26.95% increase over the 52 week low of $26.38.
GEO is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes
companies such as Simon Property Group, Inc. (
) and American Tower Corporation (REIT) (
). GEO's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.55.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
dates, visit the
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Interested in gaining exposure to GEO through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have GEO as a top-10 holding:
- WisdomTree U.S. SmallCap Dividend Growth Fund (
- PowerShares S&P SmallCap Financials Portfolio (
The top-performing ETF of this group is PSCF with an increase of
9.64% over the last 100 days. DGRS has the highest percent
weighting of GEO at 1.79%.