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KAR Auction Services, Inc (KAR) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 18, 2015

KAR Auction Services, Inc ( KAR ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 18, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.27 per share is scheduled to be paid on January 07, 2016. Shareholders who purchased KAR prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 5th quarter that KAR has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $38.01, the dividend yield is 2.84%.

The previous trading day's last sale of KAR was $38.01, representing a -4.67% decrease from the 52 week high of $39.87 and a 14.32% increase over the 52 week low of $33.25.

KAR is a part of the Consumer Durables sector, which includes companies such as Genuine Parts Company ( GPC ) and CarMax Inc ( KMX ). KAR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.51. Zacks Investment Research reports KAR's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as 10.89%, compared to an industry average of .3%.

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

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

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

  • WBI Tactical SMY Shares ( WBIC ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is WBIC with an decrease of -6.99% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of KAR at 4.48%.

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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