CME Group Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 06, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.45 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 25,
2013. Shareholders who purchased CME stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
-79.82% decrease from the same period a year ago. At the current
stock price of $69.17, the dividend yield is 2.6%.
The previous trading day's last sale of CME was $69.17,
representing a -1.75% decrease from the 52 week high of $70.40 and
a 39.62% increase over the 52 week low of $49.54.
CME is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies
such as Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (
) and Morgan Stanley (
). CME's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.61. Zacks Investment Research reports CME's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 2.49%, compared to an
industry average of -.2%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
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Interested in gaining exposure to CME through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have CME as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares KBW Capital Markets Portfolio (
- iShares Dow Jones U.S. Broker-Dealers Index Fund (
- First Trust Value Line Equity Allocation Index(sm)Fund (
- First Trust Financials AlphaDEX (
The top-performing ETF of this group is IAI with an increase of
21.64% over the last 100 days. KBWC has the highest percent
weighting of CME at 6.7%.