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Comcast Corporation (CMCSA) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for October 05, 2015

Comcast Corporation ( CMCSA ) will begin trading ex-dividend on October 05, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.25 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 28, 2015. Shareholders who purchased CMCSA prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that CMCSA has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $57.41, the dividend yield is 1.74%.

The previous trading day's last sale of CMCSA was $57.41, representing a -11.66% decrease from the 52 week high of $64.99 and a 16.38% increase over the 52 week low of $49.33.

CMCSA is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Walt Disney Company ( DIS ) and Comcast Corporation ( CMCSK ). CMCSA's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.38. Zacks Investment Research reports CMCSA's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as 12.37%, compared to an industry average of 1%.

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

Interested in gaining exposure to CMCSA through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?

The following ETF(s) have CMCSA as a top-10 holding:

  • SPDR Select Sector Fund - Consumer Discretionary ( XLY )
  • iShares U.S. Consumer Services ETF ( IYC )
  • Vanguard Consumer Discretion ETF - DNQ ( VCR )
  • SPDR MFS Systematic Growth Equity ETF ( SYG )
  • iShares Morningstar Large-Cap Growth ETF ( JKE ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is XLY with an decrease of -1.9% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of CMCSA at 6.62%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.


The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

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