Navient Corporation ( NAVI ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 10, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.15 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 26, 2014. Shareholders who purchased NAVI stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. At the current stock price of $17.69, the dividend yield is 3.39%.
The previous trading day's last sale of NAVI was $17.69, representing a -3.23% decrease from the 52 week high of $18.28 and a 17.93% increase over the 52 week low of $15.
NAVI is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. ( GS ) and Morgan Stanley ( MS ). Zacks Investment Research reports NAVI's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as -28.84%, compared to an industry average of .7%.
Interested in gaining exposure to NAVI through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have NAVI as a top-10 holding:
- Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Financials ETF ( RYF )
- ALPS/GS Risk-Adjusted Return U.S. Large Cap Index ETF ( GSRA ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is RYF with an increase of 8.55% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of NAVI at 1.26%.