Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc. (MMC) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for July 09, 2014


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Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc. ( MMC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on July 09, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.28 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 15, 2014. Shareholders who purchased MMC stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 12% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $51.81, the dividend yield is 2.16%.

The previous trading day's last sale of MMC was $51.81, representing a -1.11% decrease from the 52 week high of $52.39 and a 28.5% increase over the 52 week low of $40.32.

MMC is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Aon plc ( AON ) and Catamaran Corporation ( CTRX ). MMC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.48. Zacks Investment Research reports MMC's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 12.43%, compared to an industry average of 8%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the MMC Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

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

  • PowerShares KBW Insurance Portfoliio ETF ( KBWI )
  • iShares MSCI USA ESG Select ETF ( KLD )
  • SPDR S&P Insurance ETF ( KIE ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is KBWI with an increase of 11.02% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of MMC at 7.99%.

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: MMC , AON , CTRX , KBWI , KLD , KIE

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