New York Times Company ( NYT ) will begin trading ex-dividend on January 09, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.04 per share is scheduled to be paid on January 26, 2017. Shareholders who purchased NYT prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 14th quarter that NYT has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of NYT was $13.6, representing a -4.23% decrease from the 52 week high of $14.20 and a 28.3% increase over the 52 week low of $10.60.
NYT is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as News Corporation ( NWS ) and News Corporation ( NWSA ). NYT's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.26. Zacks Investment Research reports NYT's forecasted earnings growth in 2016 as -29.58%, compared to an industry average of -21.1%.