Leucadia National Corporation ( LUK ) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 12, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.0625 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 27, 2014. Shareholders who purchased LUK stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 6th quarter that LUK has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $26.24, the dividend yield is .95%.
The previous trading day's last sale of LUK was $26.24, representing a -11.23% decrease from the 52 week high of $29.56 and a 7.01% increase over the 52 week low of $24.52.
LUK is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which includes companies such as BRF S.A. ( BRFS ) and Hormel Foods Corporation ( HRL ). LUK's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.42.
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