Penske Automotive Group, Inc. ( PAG ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 08, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.32 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 01, 2017. Shareholders who purchased PAG prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 3.23% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $42.61, the dividend yield is 3%.
The previous trading day's last sale of PAG was $42.61, representing a -23.98% decrease from the 52 week high of $56.05 and a 8.34% increase over the 52 week low of $39.33.
PAG is a part of the Consumer Durables sector, which includes companies such as Genuine Parts Company ( GPC ) and CarMax Inc ( KMX ). PAG's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $4.19. Zacks Investment Research reports PAG's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as 9.16%, compared to an industry average of 10.9%.
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