Legg Mason, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 07, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.13 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 08,
2013. Shareholders who purchased LM stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
18.18% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price
of $33.47, the dividend yield is 1.55%.
The previous trading day's last sale of LM was $33.47,
representing a -9.65% decrease from the 52 week high of $37.05 and
a 43.59% increase over the 52 week low of $23.31.
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 -$2.69. Zacks Investment Research reports LM's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 33.1%, compared to an
industry average of 10.8%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
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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 (
- PowerShares S&P 500 High Beta Portfolio (
- Madrona Domestic ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is FWDD with an increase of
23.75% over the last 100 days. KCE has the highest percent
weighting of LM at 2.8%.