Lithia Motors, Inc. (LAD) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 05, 2014


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Lithia Motors, Inc. ( LAD ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 05, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.13 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 21, 2014. Shareholders who purchased LAD stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that LAD has paid the same dividend.

The previous trading day's last sale of LAD was $62.19, representing a -17.01% decrease from the 52 week high of $74.94 and a 49.07% increase over the 52 week low of $41.72.

LAD is a part of the Consumer Durables sector, which includes companies such as Genuine Parts Company ( GPC ) and CarMax Inc ( KMX ). LAD's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $4.05. Zacks Investment Research reports LAD's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 11.7%, compared to an industry average of 4%.

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

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

  • PowerShares DWA SmallCap Momentum Portfolio ( DWAS ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is DWAS with an increase of 9.23% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of LAD at 0.69%.

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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Referenced Stocks: LAD , GPC , KMX , DWAS

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