BlackRock, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 29, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $1.68 per share is scheduled to be paid on
December 23, 2013. Shareholders who purchased BLK stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This marks the 4th quarter that BLK has paid the same dividend. At
the current stock price of $303.44, the dividend yield is
The previous trading day's last sale of BLK was $303.44,
representing a -2.53% decrease from the 52 week high of $311.32 and
a 59.5% increase over the 52 week low of $190.24.
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 $15.95. Zacks Investment Research reports BLK's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 17.41%, compared to an
industry average of 9.9%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to BLK through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have BLK as a top-10 holding:
- SPDR S&P Capital Markets ETF (
- Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Financials ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is KCE with an increase of
16.99% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of BLK at 3.08%.