Moody's Corporation (MCO) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 16, 2013

By
A A A

Moody's Corporation ( MCO ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 16, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.25 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 10, 2013. Shareholders who purchased MCO stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 25% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $65.5, the dividend yield is 1.53%.

The previous trading day's last sale of MCO was $65.5, representing a -8.08% decrease from the 52 week high of $71.26 and a 72.28% increase over the 52 week low of $38.02.

MCO is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as American Express Company ( AXP ) and Discover Financial Services ( DFS ). MCO's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.34. Zacks Investment Research reports MCO's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 17.98%, compared to an industry average of 14.4%.


For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the MCO Dividend History page.



The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc.



This article appears in: News Headlines , Stocks

Referenced Stocks: AXP , DFS , MCO

NASDAQ.com News

NASDAQ.com News

More from NASDAQ.com News:

Related Videos

Stocks

Referenced

Most Active by Volume

33,110,376
  • $113.99 ▲ 1.77%
25,034,179
    $17.98 unch
24,486,872
  • $7.41 ▲ 2.07%
20,864,535
  • $7.39 ▼ 2.76%
18,600,501
  • $8.30 ▼ 0.36%
17,530,211
  • $8.14 ▲ 3.17%
17,299,208
  • $93.79 ▲ 2.74%
14,669,760
  • $25.78 ▼ 0.19%
As of 12/26/2014, 04:15 PM


Find a Credit Card

Select a credit card product by:
Select an offer:
Search
Data Provided by BankRate.com