Geo Group Inc (GEO) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for November 12, 2013


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Geo Group Inc ( GEO ) 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. ( SPG ) and American Tower Corporation (REIT) ( AMT ). 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 GEO Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

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 ( DGRS )
  • PowerShares S&P SmallCap Financials Portfolio ( PSCF ).

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%.

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 Stocks: AMT , DGRS , GEO , PSCF , SPG

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