Shaw Communications Inc. (SJR) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 12, 2019. A cash dividend payment of $0.074 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 27, 2019. Shareholders who purchased SJR prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an -1.33% decrease from the prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $20.21, the dividend yield is 4.39%.
The previous trading day's last sale of SJR was $20.21, representing a -4.1% decrease from the 52 week high of $21.08 and a 15.49% 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 Charter Communications, Inc. (CHTR). SJR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.14. Zacks Investment Research reports SJR's forecasted earnings growth in 2019 as -7.12%, compared to an industry average of %.
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