Shaw Communications Inc. ( SJR ) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 13, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.073 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 29, 2017. Shareholders who purchased SJR prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. At the current stock price of $21.35, the dividend yield is 4.1%.
The previous trading day's last sale of SJR was $21.35, representing a -2.24% decrease from the 52 week high of $21.84 and a 16.29% increase over the 52 week low of $18.36.
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 $1.71. Zacks Investment Research reports SJR's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as 1.02%, compared to an industry average of 12.2%.