j2 Global, Inc. (JCOM) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 15, 2013

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j2 Global, Inc. ( JCOM ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 15, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.2475 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 03, 2013. Shareholders who purchased JCOM stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 3.13% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $52.23, the dividend yield is 1.9%.

The previous trading day's last sale of JCOM was $52.23, representing a -1.64% decrease from the 52 week high of $53.10 and a 87.54% increase over the 52 week low of $27.85.

JCOM is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies such as China Mobile (Hong Kong) Ltd. ( CHL ) and AT&T Inc. ( T ). JCOM's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.6. Zacks Investment Research reports JCOM's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as .78%, compared to an industry average of 7.3%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the JCOM Dividend History page.

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

  • PowerShares Exchange-Traded Fund Trust II PowerShares S&P Smal ( PSCT ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is PSCT with an increase of 17.57% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of JCOM at 1.82%.

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: CHL , JCOM , PSCT , T

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