Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 28, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.15 per share is scheduled to be paid on
September 13, 2013. Shareholders who purchased SBGI stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This marks the 3rd quarter that SBGI has paid the same dividend. At
the current stock price of $25.26, the dividend yield is 2.38%.
The previous trading day's last sale of SBGI was $25.26,
representing a -21.04% decrease from the 52 week high of $31.99 and
a 152.28% increase over the 52 week low of $10.01.
SBGI is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes
companies such as CBS Corporation (
) and Sirius XM Radio Inc. (
). SBGI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.45. Zacks Investment Research reports SBGI's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -36.33%, compared to an
industry average of -4.1%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to SBGI through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have SBGI as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares DWA SmallCap Technical Leaders Portfolio (
- WisdomTree SmallCap Earnings Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is DWAS with an increase of
17.55% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of SBGI at 1.19%.