Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (SBGI) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 26, 2014

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Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. ( SBGI ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 26, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.15 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 14, 2014. Shareholders who purchased SBGI stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 5th quarter that SBGI has paid the same dividend.

The previous trading day's last sale of SBGI was $29.83, representing a -20.45% decrease from the 52 week high of $37.50 and a 116.16% increase over the 52 week low of $13.80.

SBGI is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as CBS Corporation ( CBS ) and Sirius XM Holdings Inc. ( SIRI ). SBGI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.78. Zacks Investment Research reports SBGI's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 81.07%, compared to an industry average of 9.3%.


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

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 Momentum Portfolio ( DWAS ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is DWAS with an increase of 8.28% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of SBGI at 1.24%.



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




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Referenced Stocks: SBGI , CBS , SIRI , DWAS

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