Comcast Corporation (CMCSK) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for June 30, 2014
Comcast Corporation ( CMCSK ) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 30, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.225 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 23, 2014. Shareholders who purchased CMCSK stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 15.38% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current stock price of $53.31, the dividend yield is 1.69%.
The previous trading day's last sale of CMCSK was $53.31, representing a -0.06% decrease from the 52 week high of $53.34 and a 38.5% increase over the 52 week low of $38.49.
CMCSK is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Walt Disney Company ( DIS ) and Comcast Corporation ( CMCSA ). CMCSK's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.73. Zacks Investment Research reports CMCSK's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 17%, compared to an industry average of 12.7%.