Geo Group Inc (GEO) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for July 19, 2018

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Geo Group Inc ( GEO ) will begin trading ex-dividend on July 19, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.47 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 27, 2018. Shareholders who purchased GEO prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 6th quarter that GEO has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $26.64, the dividend yield is 7.06%.

The previous trading day's last sale of GEO was $26.64, representing a -13.51% decrease from the 52 week high of $30.80 and a 39.84% increase over the 52 week low of $19.05.

GEO is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as American Tower Corporation (REIT) ( AMT ) and Simon Property Group, Inc. ( SPG ). GEO's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.15. Zacks Investment Research reports GEO's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as -23.4%, compared to an industry average of 1.7%.

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

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

  • Hartford Multifactor REIT ETF ( RORE ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is RORE with an increase of 12.99% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of GEO at 1.14%.

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: GEO , AMT , SPG , RORE

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