Comcast Corporation (CMCSA) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for April 02, 2019

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Comcast Corporation ( CMCSA ) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 02, 2019. A cash dividend payment of $0.21 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 24, 2019. Shareholders who purchased CMCSA prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 10.53% increase over prior dividend payment.

The previous trading day's last sale of CMCSA was $39.98, representing a -1.33% decrease from the 52 week high of $40.52 and a 31.38% increase over the 52 week low of $30.43.

CMCSA is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Walt Disney Company ( DIS ) and Charter Communications, Inc. ( CHTR ). CMCSA's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.52. Zacks Investment Research reports CMCSA's forecasted earnings growth in 2019 as 7.7%, compared to an industry average of -6.4%.

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

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

  • Invesco S&P 500 Enhanced Value ETF ( SPVU )
  • iShares Global Comm Services ETF ( IXP )
  • iShares U.S. Consumer Services ETF ( IYC )
  • Vanguard Communication Services ETF ( VOX )
  • First Trust Mega Cap AlphaDEX Fund ( FMK ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is IXP with an increase of 4.13% over the last 100 days. SPVU has the highest percent weighting of CMCSA at 5.25%.

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