TEGNA Inc. ( GCI ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 07, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.16 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 24, 2018. Shareholders who purchased GCI prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 14th quarter that GCI has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $10.1, the dividend yield is 6.34%.
The previous trading day's last sale of GCI was $10.1, representing a -18.38% decrease from the 52 week high of $12.38 and a 11.73% increase over the 52 week low of $9.04.
GCI is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as News Corporation ( NWS ) and News Corporation ( NWSA ). GCI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.13. Zacks Investment Research reports GCI's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 9.71%, compared to an industry average of 18.3%.