Lions Gate Entertainment Corporation (LGF) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for June 28, 2016

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Lions Gate Entertainment Corporation ( LGF ) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 28, 2016. A cash dividend payment of $0.09 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 05, 2016. Shareholders who purchased LGF prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that LGF has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $20.65, the dividend yield is 1.74%.

The previous trading day's last sale of LGF was $20.65, representing a -50.13% decrease from the 52 week high of $41.41 and a 27.39% increase over the 52 week low of $16.21.

LGF is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Cinemark Holdings Inc ( CNK ) and Dreamworks Animation SKG, Inc. ( DWA ). LGF's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.31. Zacks Investment Research reports LGF's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as -27.5%, compared to an industry average of -1.5%.

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

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