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News Corporation (NWS) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for September 12, 2016

News Corporation ( NWS ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 12, 2016. A cash dividend payment of $0.1 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 19, 2016. Shareholders who purchased NWS prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that NWS has paid the same dividend.

The previous trading day's last sale of NWS was $14.17, representing a -9.97% decrease from the 52 week high of $15.74 and a 32% increase over the 52 week low of $10.74.

NWS is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as News Corporation ( NWSA ) and Meredith Corporation ( MDP ). NWS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.3. Zacks Investment Research reports NWS's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as 50%, compared to an industry average of 9.9%.

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

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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