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Shares of Primedia (NYSE:PRM) have taken a tremendous swing upward. The stock is trading at $7.02 as of 10:02 a.m. ET, 60.2% above Friday's closing price of $4.38. Volume is at 1.6 million, 26.5 times the daily average of 59,900.
The ex-dividend date for Primedia (NYSE:PRM) is tomorrow, March 10, 2011. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 7 cents per share. At a price of $4.58 as of 9:40 a.m., the dividend yield is 6.5%.