TEGNA Inc. ( TGNA ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 08, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.07 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 02, 2018. Shareholders who purchased TGNA prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that TGNA has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of TGNA was $12.97, representing a -51.04% decrease from the 52 week high of $26.49 and a 11.91% increase over the 52 week low of $11.59.
TGNA is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Sirius XM Holdings Inc. ( SIRI ) and Liberty Media Corporation ( LSXMK ). TGNA's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.13. Zacks Investment Research reports TGNA's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 57.87%, compared to an industry average of 7%.
Interested in gaining exposure to TGNA through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have TGNA as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares Russell Midcap Pure Value Portfolio ( PXMV ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is PXMV with an decrease of -0.73% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of TGNA at 0.92%.
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