Intercontinental Hotels Group (IHG) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 21, 2013


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Intercontinental Hotels Group ( IHG ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 21, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $1.56 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 04, 2013. Shareholders who purchased IHG stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 262.79% increase over the prior quarter.

The previous trading day's last sale of IHG was $30.43, representing a -3.12% decrease from the 52 week high of $31.41 and a 25.69% increase over the 52 week low of $24.21.

IHG is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Las Vegas Sands Corp. ( LVS ) and Melco Crown Entertainment Limited ( MPEL ). IHG's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.94. Zacks Investment Research reports IHG's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 12.23%, compared to an industry average of 22.2%.

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

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

  • BLDRS Europe 100 ADR Index Fund ( ADRU )
  • BLDRS Developed Markets 100 ADR Index Fund ( ADRD ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is ADRD with an increase of 5.77% over the last 100 days. ADRU has the highest percent weighting of IHG at 0.24%.

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 Stocks: ADRD , ADRU , IHG , LVS , MPEL

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