MGM Resorts International ( MGM ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 08, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.12 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 15, 2018. Shareholders who purchased MGM prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 9.09% increase over prior dividend payment.
The previous trading day’s last sale of MGM was $34.75, representing a -9.53% decrease from the 52 week high of $38.41 and a 38.17% increase over the 52 week low of $25.15.
MGM is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Las Vegas Sands Corp. ( LVS ) and Marriott International ( MAR ). MGM’s current earnings per share, an indicator of a company’s profitability, is $3.4. Zacks Investment Research reports MGM’s forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 36.27%, compared to an industry average of 16%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the MGM Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.
Interested in gaining exposure to MGM through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have MGM as a top-10 holding:
- Goldman Sachs Hedge Industry VIP ETF ( GVIP ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is GVIP with an increase of 6.38% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of MGM at 1.93%.
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