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Lithia Motors, Inc. (LAD) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 10, 2018

Lithia Motors, Inc. ( LAD ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 10, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.29 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 25, 2018. Shareholders who purchased LAD prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. At the current stock price of $96.09, the dividend yield is 1.21%.

The previous trading day's last sale of LAD was $96.09, representing a -24.92% decrease from the 52 week high of $127.99 and a 11.67% increase over the 52 week low of $86.05.

LAD is a part of the Consumer Durables sector, which includes companies such as Genuine Parts Company ( GPC ) and Copart, Inc. ( CPRT ). LAD's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $9.82. Zacks Investment Research reports LAD's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 26.64%, compared to an industry average of 22.7%.

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

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

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

  • PowerShares S&P SmallCap Consumer Discretionary Portfolio ( PSCD )
  • SPDR S&P Retail ETF ( XRT ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is PSCD with an increase of 3.69% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of LAD at 2.07%.

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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