Corning Incorporated (GLW) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 29, 2019. A cash dividend payment of $0.2 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 30, 2019. Shareholders who purchased GLW prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that GLW has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $27.07, the dividend yield is 2.96%.
The previous trading day's last sale of GLW was $27.07, representing a -25.96% decrease from the 52 week high of $36.56 and a 0.33% increase over the 52 week low of $26.98.
GLW is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as AT&T Inc. (T) and Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ). GLW's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.63. Zacks Investment Research reports GLW's forecasted earnings growth in 2019 as 5.52%, compared to an industry average of -11.2%.
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