Maxar Technologies Ltd. ( MAXR ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 14, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.289 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 29, 2017. Shareholders who purchased MAXR prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. At the current stock price of $65.47, the dividend yield is .44%.
The previous trading day's last sale of MAXR was $65.47, representing a -2.72% decrease from the 52 week high of $67.30 and a 20.88% increase over the 52 week low of $54.16.
MAXR is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies such as QUALCOMM Incorporated ( QCOM ) and NTT DOCOMO, Inc ( DCM ). MAXR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.57. Zacks Investment Research reports MAXR's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as -2.69%, compared to an industry average of 17.2%.