Legg Mason, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 09, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.13 per share is scheduled to be paid on
January 06, 2014. Shareholders who purchased LM stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
marks the 3rd quarter that LM has paid the same dividend. At the
current stock price of $38.49, the dividend yield is 1.35%.
The previous trading day's last sale of LM was $38.49,
representing a -5.34% decrease from the 52 week high of $40.66 and
a 54.52% increase over the 52 week low of $24.91.
LM is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies
such as Franklin Resources, Inc. (
) and AMERIPRISE FINANCIAL SERVICES, INC. (
). LM's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is -$2.14. Zacks Investment Research reports LM's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 28.16%, compared to an
industry average of 10%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to LM through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have LM as a top-10 holding:
- SPDR S&P Capital Markets ETF (
- Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Financials ETF (
- TrimTabs Float Shrink ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is KCE with an increase of
12.42% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of LM at 3.07%.