Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc. (
) 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 (
) and Catamaran Corporation (
). 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%.
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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 (
- iShares MSCI USA ESG Select ETF (
- SPDR S&P Insurance ETF (
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%.