Briggs & Stratton Corporation ( BGG ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 18, 2019. A cash dividend payment of $0.14 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 03, 2019. Shareholders who purchased BGG prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 11th quarter that BGG has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of BGG was $12.58, representing a -44.55% decrease from the 52 week high of $22.69 and a 10.93% increase over the 52 week low of $11.34.
BGG is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies such as Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc ( TMO ) and Danaher Corporation ( DHR ). BGG's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$.6. Zacks Investment Research reports BGG's forecasted earnings growth in 2019 as -10.85%, compared to an industry average of 5.8%.
Interested in gaining exposure to BGG through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have BGG as a top-10 holding:
- Ranger Equity Bear Bear ETF ( HDGE ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is HDGE with an decrease of -11.38% over the last 100 days.
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