General Electric Company (GE) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for June 15, 2018

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General Electric Company ( GE ) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 15, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.12 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 25, 2018. Shareholders who purchased GE prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that GE has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $13.89, the dividend yield is 3.46%.

The previous trading day's last sale of GE was $13.89, representing a -52.12% decrease from the 52 week high of $29.01 and a 9.11% increase over the 52 week low of $12.73.

GE is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies such as Sony Corp Ord ( SNE ) and Emerson Electric Company ( EMR ). GE's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$.93. Zacks Investment Research reports GE's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as -9.68%, compared to an industry average of 14.2%.

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

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

  • Fidelity MSCI Industrials Index ETF ( FIDU )
  • Vanguard Industrials ETF ( VIS )
  • iShares Trust ( IYJ )
  • iShares Global Industrials ETF ( EXI )
  • iShares iBonds Mar 2023 Term Corporate ex-Financials ETF ( IBCE ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is IBCE with an decrease of -2.45% over the last 100 days. FIDU has the highest percent weighting of GE at 4.54%.

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