World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. (
) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 12, 2012 and a cash
dividend payment of $0.12 per share scheduled for December 26,
2012. Shareholders who purchased WWE stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 7th
quarter that WWE has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $8.01, the dividend yield is 5.99%.
The previous trading day's last sale of WWE was $8.01,
representing a -23.93% decrease from the 52 week high of $10.53 and
a 7.66% increase over the 52 week low of $7.44.
WWE is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes
companies such as Cinemark Holdings Inc (
) and Lions Gate Entertainment Corporation (
). WWE's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $.29. Zacks Investment Research reports WWE's
forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as -26.55%, compared to an
industry average of 18.1%.
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