Penske Automotive Group, Inc. ( PAG ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 09, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.36 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 05, 2018. Shareholders who purchased PAG prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 2.86% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $52.53, the dividend yield is 2.74%.
The previous trading day's last sale of PAG was $52.53, representing a -4.19% decrease from the 52 week high of $54.83 and a 37.05% increase over the 52 week low of $38.33.
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 $7.79. Zacks Investment Research reports PAG's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 23.99%, compared to an industry average of 18.6%.
Interested in gaining exposure to PAG through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have PAG as a top-10 holding:
- Columbia India Consumer ETF ( INCO )
- SPDR S&P Retail ETF ( XRT )
- Direxion Daily Retail Bull 3X Shares ETF ( RETL ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is RETL with an increase of 40.48% over the last 100 days. INCO has the highest percent weighting of PAG at 1.9%.