Cedar Fair, L.P. ( FUN ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 10, 2016. A cash dividend payment of $0.825 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 28, 2016. Shareholders who purchased FUN prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 10% increase over the same period a year ago.
The previous trading day's last sale of FUN was $57.55, representing a -5.1% decrease from the 52 week high of $60.64 and a 18.77% increase over the 52 week low of $48.46.
FUN is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Vail Resorts, Inc. ( MTN ) and Six Flags Entertainment Corporation New ( SIX ). FUN's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.12. Zacks Investment Research reports FUN's forecasted earnings growth in 2016 as 5.33%, compared to an industry average of 19.3%.