Lions Gate Entertainment Corporation (LGF) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for June 26, 2014


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Lions Gate Entertainment Corporation ( LGF ) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 26, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.05 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 08, 2014. Shareholders who purchased LGF stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that LGF has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $27.95, the dividend yield is .72%.

The previous trading day's last sale of LGF was $27.95, representing a -26.08% decrease from the 52 week high of $37.81 and a 13.9% increase over the 52 week low of $24.54.

LGF is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Cinemark Holdings Inc ( CNK ) and Regal Entertainment Group ( RGC ). LGF's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.02. Zacks Investment Research reports LGF's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as 11.52%, compared to an industry average of 7.7%.

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

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

  • PowerShares Dynamic Media ( PBS ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is PBS with an decrease of -2.31% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of LGF at 2.82%.

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

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