CBOE Holdings, Inc. (CBOE) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 19, 2012

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CBOE Holdings, Inc. ( CBOE ) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 19, 2012 and a cash dividend payment of $0.75 per share scheduled for December 28, 2012. Shareholders who purchased CBOE stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 400% increase over the prior month. At the current stock price of $29.88, the dividend yield is 30.12%.

The previous trading day's last sale of CBOE was $29.88, representing a -3.46% decrease from the 52 week high of $30.95 and a 22.26% increase over the 52 week low of $24.44.

CBOE is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. ( GS ) and Morgan Stanley ( MS ). CBOE's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.68. Zacks Investment Research reports CBOE's forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as 4.82%, compared to an industry average of -6.1%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the CBOE Dividend History page.

Interested in gaining exposure to CBOE through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have CBOE as a top-10 holding:

  • iShares Dow Jones U.S. Broker-Dealers Index Fund ( IAI ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is IAI with an increase of 12.19% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of CBOE at 4.39%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

This article appears in: News Headlines , Stocks
Referenced Symbols: CBOE , GS , IAI , MS

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