New Media Investment Group Inc. ( NEWM ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 07, 2016. A cash dividend payment of $0.33 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 17, 2016. Shareholders who purchased NEWM prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that NEWM has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of NEWM was $16.17, representing a -36.41% decrease from the 52 week high of $25.43 and a 15.83% increase over the 52 week low of $13.96.
NEWM is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as News Corporation ( NWS ) and News Corporation ( NWSA ). NEWM's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.55. Zacks Investment Research reports NEWM's forecasted earnings growth in 2016 as 51.69%, compared to an industry average of %.
Interested in gaining exposure to NEWM through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have NEWM as a top-10 holding:
- Market Vectors Global Spin-Off ETF ( SPUN ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is SPUN with an decrease of -17.64% over the last 100 days.