Janus Capital Group, Inc (JNS) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 19, 2012
Janus Capital Group, Inc ( JNS ) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 19, 2012 and a cash dividend payment of $0.06 per share scheduled for December 31, 2012. Shareholders who purchased JNS stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that JNS has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $8.26, the dividend yield is 8.72%.
The previous trading day's last sale of JNS was $8.26, representing a -14.85% decrease from the 52 week high of $9.70 and a 43.4% increase over the 52 week low of $5.76.
JNS is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Franklin Resources, Inc. ( BEN ) and AMERIPRISE FINANCIAL SERVICES, INC. ( AMP ). JNS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.58. Zacks Investment Research reports JNS's forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as -35.24%, compared to an industry average of -.9%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the JNS Dividend History page.