General Cable Corporation (BGC) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 07, 2017

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General Cable Corporation ( BGC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 07, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.18 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 29, 2017. Shareholders who purchased BGC prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 18th quarter that BGC has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $29.85, the dividend yield is 2.41%.

The previous trading day's last sale of BGC was $29.85, representing a -0.17% decrease from the 52 week high of $29.90 and a 99.67% increase over the 52 week low of $14.95.

BGC is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as AT&T Inc. ( T ) and Verizon Communications Inc. ( VZ ). BGC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$3.56.

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

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Referenced Symbols: T , VZ

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