Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NXST) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 09, 2018

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Nexstar Media Group, Inc. ( NXST ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 09, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.375 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 24, 2018. Shareholders who purchased NXST prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that NXST has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $76, the dividend yield is 1.97%.

The previous trading day's last sale of NXST was $76, representing a -15.32% decrease from the 52 week high of $89.75 and a 34.16% increase over the 52 week low of $56.65.

NXST is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Spotify Technology S.A. ( SPOT ) and Sirius XM Holdings Inc. ( SIRI ). NXST's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $10.87. Zacks Investment Research reports NXST's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 100.25%, compared to an industry average of 18.6%.

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

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

  • Goldman Sachs Hedge Industry VIP ETF ( GVIP ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is GVIP with an increase of 1.33% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of NXST at 2.22%.

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: NXST , SPOT , SIRI , GVIP

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