Shaw Communications Inc. ( SJR ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 14, 2019. A cash dividend payment of $0.075 per share is scheduled to be paid on February 27, 2019. Shareholders who purchased SJR prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. At the current stock price of $20.49, the dividend yield is 4.39%.
The previous trading day's last sale of SJR was $20.49, representing a -4.7% decrease from the 52 week high of $21.50 and a 17.09% increase over the 52 week low of $17.50.
SJR is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Comcast Corporation ( CMCSA ) and Walt Disney Company ( DIS ). SJR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.18. Zacks Investment Research reports SJR's forecasted earnings growth in 2019 as -12.71%, compared to an industry average of 16.2%.