CME Group Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 06, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.45 per share is scheduled to be paid on
September 25, 2013. Shareholders who purchased CME stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This marks the 3rd quarter that CME has paid the same dividend. At
the current stock price of $73.65, the dividend yield is 2.44%.
The previous trading day's last sale of CME was $73.65,
representing a -7.3% decrease from the 52 week high of $79.45 and a
47.92% increase over the 52 week low of $49.79.
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 $2.8. Zacks Investment Research reports CME's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 4.72%, compared to an
industry average of .8%.
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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:
- iShares U.S. Broker-Dealers ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is IAI with an increase of
15.63% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of CME at 5.95%.