McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 22, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.28 per share is scheduled to be paid on
March 12, 2013. Shareholders who purchased MHP stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an -88.8% decrease from the prior quarter.
The previous trading day's last sale of MHP was $46.02,
representing a -21.49% decrease from the 52 week high of $58.62 and
a 9.52% increase over the 52 week low of $42.02.
MHP is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes
companies such as Pearson, Plc (
) and Scholastic Corporation (
). MHP's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.53. Zacks Investment Research reports MHP's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 14.82%, compared to an
industry average of -5.5%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
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Interested in gaining exposure to MHP through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have MHP as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares Dynamic Consumer Discretionary (
- PowerShares Dynamic LargeCap Growth (
- PowerShares Fundamental Pure Mid Value Portfolio (
- iShares Russell MidCap Growth Index Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is PXMV with an increase of
11.85% over the last 100 days. PEZ has the highest percent
weighting of MHP at 2.73%.