Boyd Gaming Corporation (BYD) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 15, 2018

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Boyd Gaming Corporation ( BYD ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 15, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.05 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 15, 2018. Shareholders who purchased BYD prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that BYD has paid the same dividend.

The previous trading day's last sale of BYD was $33.36, representing a -17.51% decrease from the 52 week high of $40.44 and a 69.73% increase over the 52 week low of $19.66.

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 $1.64. Zacks Investment Research reports BYD's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 19.42%, compared to an industry average of 14.9%.

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 FTSE RAFI US 1500 Small-Mid Portfolio ( PRFZ )
  • VanEck Vectors Gaming ETF ( BJK ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is BJK with an increase of 13.76% over the last 100 days. PRFZ has the highest percent weighting of BYD at 0.23%.

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 , PRFZ , BJK

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