TEGNA Inc. ( TGNA ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 07, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.07 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 02, 2017. Shareholders who purchased TGNA prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an -50% decrease from prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $12.51, the dividend yield is 2.24%.
The previous trading day's last sale of TGNA was $12.51, representing a -53.06% decrease from the 52 week high of $26.65 and a 1.62% increase over the 52 week low of $12.31.
TGNA is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Sirius XM Holdings Inc. ( SIRI ) and CBS Corporation ( CBS ). TGNA's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.65. Zacks Investment Research reports TGNA's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as -53.56%, compared to an industry average of .5%.