Boyd Gaming Corporation (BYD) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 27, 2017

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Boyd Gaming Corporation ( BYD ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 27, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.05 per share is scheduled to be paid on January 15, 2018. Shareholders who purchased BYD prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that BYD has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $35.26, the dividend yield is .57%.

The previous trading day's last sale of BYD was $35.26, representing a -1.73% decrease from the 52 week high of $35.88 and a 83.74% increase over the 52 week low of $19.19.

BYD is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Las Vegas Sands Corp. ( LVS ) and Marriott International ( MAR ). BYD's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.04. Zacks Investment Research reports BYD's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as 14.1%, compared to an industry average of 5.7%.

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

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

  • PowerShares S&P SmallCap Consumer Discretionary Portfolio ( PSCD ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is PSCD with an increase of 12.83% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of BYD at 2.36%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

This article appears in: News Headlines , Stocks
Referenced Symbols: BYD , LVS , MAR , PSCD

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