CoreCivic, Inc. (CXW) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 29, 2017

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CoreCivic, Inc. ( CXW ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 29, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.42 per share is scheduled to be paid on January 15, 2018. Shareholders who purchased CXW prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 5th quarter that CXW has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $22.36, the dividend yield is 7.51%.

The previous trading day's last sale of CXW was $22.36, representing a -36.71% decrease from the 52 week high of $35.33 and a 4.44% increase over the 52 week low of $21.41.

CXW is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as American Tower Corporation (REIT) ( AMT ) and Simon Property Group, Inc. ( SPG ). CXW's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.67. Zacks Investment Research reports CXW's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as -12.55%, compared to an industry average of -.5%.

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

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

  • PowerShares KBW Premium Yield Equity REIT Portfolio ( KBWY ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is KBWY with an decrease of -5.15% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of CXW at 3.04%.

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: CXW , AMT , SPG , KBWY

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