Shaw Communications Inc. (SJR) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for April 11, 2014


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Shaw Communications Inc. ( SJR ) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 11, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.0838 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 29, 2014. Shareholders who purchased SJR stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 1.58% increase over the prior month.

The previous trading day's last sale of SJR was $24.28, representing a -4.63% decrease from the 52 week high of $25.46 and a 13.88% increase over the 52 week low of $21.32.

SJR is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Walt Disney Company ( DIS ) and Comcast Corporation ( CMCSA ). SJR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.55. Zacks Investment Research reports SJR's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 5.23%, compared to an industry average of 9%.

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

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

  • PowerShares Intl Dividend Achievers ( PID ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is PID with an increase of 3.54% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of SJR at 2.22%.

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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