Viacom Inc. ( VIA ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 13, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.275 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 01, 2013. Shareholders who purchased VIA stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that VIA has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of VIA was $64.54, representing a -0.32% decrease from the 52 week high of $64.75 and a 37.26% increase over the 52 week low of $47.02.
VIA is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Comcast Corporation ( CMCSA ) and Comcast Corporation ( CMCSK ). VIA's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $4.26.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the VIA Dividend History page.