BlackRock, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 28, 2014. A cash
dividend payment of $1.93 per share is scheduled to be paid on
September 22, 2014. Shareholders who purchased BLK stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This marks the 3rd quarter that BLK has paid the same dividend. At
the current stock price of $336.47, the dividend yield is
The previous trading day's last sale of BLK was $336.47,
representing a -0.24% decrease from the 52 week high of $337.28 and
a 30.83% increase over the 52 week low of $257.19.
BLK is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies
such as Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (
) and Morgan Stanley (
). BLK's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $18.19. Zacks Investment Research reports BLK's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 15.96%, compared to an
industry average of 5.8%.
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has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.
Interested in gaining exposure to BLK through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have BLK as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares KBW Capital Markets Portfolio (
- Market Vectors Wide Moat ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is MOAT with an increase of
7.81% over the last 100 days. KBWC has the highest percent
weighting of BLK at 8.41%.