Nielsen Holdings N.V. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 26, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.2 per share is scheduled to be paid on
September 11, 2013. Shareholders who purchased NLSN 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 $33.89, the dividend yield is 2.36%.
The previous trading day's last sale of NLSN was $33.89,
representing a -8.63% decrease from the 52 week high of $37.09 and
a 24.14% increase over the 52 week low of $27.30.
NLSN is a part of the Miscellaneous sector, which includes
companies such as Visa Inc. (
) and Mastercard Incorporated (
). NLSN's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.61. Zacks Investment Research reports NLSN's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 5.83%, compared to an
industry average of 7%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to NLSN through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have NLSN as a top-10 holding:
- Guggenheim Mid-Cap Core ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is CZA with an increase of
7.49% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of NLSN at 2.14%.