Comcast Corporation (CMCSK) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 28, 2012
Comcast Corporation ( CMCSK ) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 28, 2012 and a cash dividend payment of $0.1625 per share scheduled for January 23, 2013. Shareholders who purchased CMCSK stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that CMCSK has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $36, the dividend yield is 1.81%.
The previous trading day's last sale of CMCSK was $36, representing a -2.47% decrease from the 52 week high of $36.91 and a 55.31% increase over the 52 week low of $23.18.
CMCSK is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Comcast Corporation ( CMCSA ) and Walt Disney Company ( DIS ). CMCSK's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.2. Zacks Investment Research reports CMCSK's forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as 23.42%, compared to an industry average of 3.6%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the CMCSK Dividend History page.