Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NXST) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 15, 2018

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Nexstar Media Group, Inc. ( NXST ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 15, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.375 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 02, 2018. Shareholders who purchased NXST prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 25% increase over prior dividend payment.

The previous trading day's last sale of NXST was $74.5, representing a -10.19% decrease from the 52 week high of $82.95 and a 33.15% increase over the 52 week low of $55.95.

NXST is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Sirius XM Holdings Inc. ( SIRI ) and Liberty Media Corporation ( LSXMK ). NXST's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.66. Zacks Investment Research reports NXST's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as -27.7%, compared to an industry average of -10.7%.

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.

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Referenced Symbols: NXST , SIRI , LSXMK

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