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Symantec Corporation (SYMC) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 04, 2016

Symantec Corporation ( SYMC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 04, 2016. A cash dividend payment of $4 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 22, 2016. Shareholders who purchased SYMC prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 2566.67% increase over the prior month. At the current stock price of $20.41, the dividend yield is 235.18%.

The previous trading day's last sale of SYMC was $20.41, representing a -21.98% decrease from the 52 week high of $26.16 and a 11.47% increase over the 52 week low of $18.31.

SYMC is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies such as Microsoft Corporation ( MSFT ) and Oracle Corporation ( ORCL ). SYMC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.97. Zacks Investment Research reports SYMC's forecasted earnings growth in 2016 as -33.73%, compared to an industry average of 8.1%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the SYMC Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to SYMC through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?

The following ETF(s) have SYMC as a top-10 holding:

  • Deep Value ETF ( DVP )
  • PureFunds ISE Cyber Security ETF ( HACK )
  • iShares North American Tech-Software ETF ( IGV )
  • iShares Morningstar Mid-Cap ETF ( JKI ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is JKI with an decrease of -0.58% over the last 100 days. DVP has the highest percent weighting of SYMC at 8.44%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.


The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

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