Legg Mason, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on October 01, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.13 per share is scheduled to be paid on
October 21, 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 same period a year ago. At
the current stock price of $33.89, the dividend yield is 1.53%.
The previous trading day's last sale of LM was $33.89,
representing a -8.52% decrease from the 52 week high of $37.05 and
a 41.92% increase over the 52 week low of $23.88.
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 -$2.24. Zacks Investment Research reports LM's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 29.31%, compared to an
industry average of 8.6%.
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