CME Group Inc. (CME) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 07, 2017

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CME Group Inc. ( CME ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 07, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.66 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 27, 2017. Shareholders who purchased CME prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that CME has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $152.11, the dividend yield is 1.74%.

The previous trading day's last sale of CME was $152.11, representing a -2.05% decrease from the 52 week high of $155.29 and a 34.29% increase over the 52 week low of $113.27.

CME is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Morgan Stanley ( MS ) and Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. ( GS ). CME's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $4.41. Zacks Investment Research reports CME's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as 5.48%, compared to an industry average of 14.3%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the CME Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

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

  • iShares U.S. Broker-Dealers & Securities Exchanges ETF ( IAI )
  • iShares Select Dividend ETF ( DVY )
  • SPDR S&P Capital Markets ETF ( KCE ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is IAI with an increase of 16.13% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of CME at 8.14%.

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: CME , MS , GS , IAI , DVY , KCE

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