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

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Nexstar Media Group, Inc. ( NXST ) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 15, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.375 per share is scheduled to be paid on November 30, 2018. Shareholders who purchased NXST prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that NXST has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $80.48, the dividend yield is 1.86%.

The previous trading day's last sale of NXST was $80.48, representing a -10.33% decrease from the 52 week high of $89.75 and a 33.47% increase over the 52 week low of $60.30.

NXST is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Sirius XM Holdings Inc. ( SIRI ) and Spotify Technology S.A. ( SPOT ). NXST's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $12.96. Zacks Investment Research reports NXST's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 107.29%, compared to an industry average of 3.5%.

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:

  • First Trust Value Line 100 Fund ( FVL )
  • First Trust Mid Cap Growth AlphaDEX Fund ( FNY ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is FNY with an decrease of -9.71% over the last 100 days. FVL has the highest percent weighting of NXST at 1.36%.

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 , SIRI , SPOT , FVL , FNY

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