Vector Group Ltd. (VGR) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 18, 2014

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Vector Group Ltd. ( VGR ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 18, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.4 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 28, 2014. Shareholders who purchased VGR stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 44th quarter that VGR has paid the same dividend.

The previous trading day's last sale of VGR was $21.43, representing a -1.43% decrease from the 52 week high of $21.74 and a 46.69% increase over the 52 week low of $14.61.

VGR is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which includes companies such as Philip Morris International Inc ( PM ) and British American Tobacco p.l.c. ( BTI ). VGR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.33.

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

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

  • PowerShares High Yield Equity Dividend Achievers Portfolio ( PEY )
  • SPDR Russell 2000 Low Volatility ( SMLV )
  • WisdomTree Trust SmallCap Dividend Fund ( DES ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is SMLV with an increase of 7.24% over the last 100 days. PEY has the highest percent weighting of VGR at 4.06%.



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: VGR , PM , BTI , PEY , SMLV , DES

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