Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (
) has announced an ex-dividend date of November 28, 2012 and a cash
dividend payment of $1.15 per share scheduled for December 14,
2012. Shareholders who purchased SBGI stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an 666.67% increase over the prior quarter. At the
current stock price of $11.66, the dividend yield is 39.45%.
The previous trading day's last sale of SBGI was $11.66,
representing a -12.99% decrease from the 52 week high of $13.40 and
a 49.1% increase over the 52 week low of $7.82.
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 $1.33. Zacks Investment Research reports SBGI's
forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as 72.37%, compared to an
industry average of 8%.
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