Knight Transportation, Inc. (KNX) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 31, 2018

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Knight Transportation, Inc. ( KNX ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 31, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.06 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 27, 2018. Shareholders who purchased KNX prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 20th quarter that KNX has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $39.81, the dividend yield is .6%.

The previous trading day's last sale of KNX was $39.81, representing a -23.35% decrease from the 52 week high of $51.94 and a 7.3% increase over the 52 week low of $37.10.

KNX is a part of the Transportation sector, which includes companies such as United Parcel Service, Inc. ( UPS ) and ZTO Express (Cayman) Inc. ( ZTO ). KNX's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.21. Zacks Investment Research reports KNX's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 66%, compared to an industry average of 44.7%.

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

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

  • Vanguard Russell 2000 Growth ETF ( VTWG )
  • Vanguard Russell 2000 ETF ( VTWO ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is VTWG with an increase of 6.46% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of KNX at 0.51%.

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: KNX , UPS , ZTO , VTWG , VTWO

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