Lions Gate Entertainment Corporation (
) 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 (
) and Regal Entertainment Group (
). 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%.
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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 (
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%.