Nielsen Holdings N.V. (NLSN) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 04, 2013

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Nielsen Holdings N.V. ( NLSN ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 04, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.16 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 20, 2013. Shareholders who purchased NLSN stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. At the current stock price of $33.77, the dividend yield is 1.9%.

The previous trading day's last sale of NLSN was $33.77, representing a -0.62% decrease from the 52 week high of $33.98 and a 34.97% increase over the 52 week low of $25.02.

NLSN is a part of the Miscellaneous sector, which includes companies such as Visa Inc. ( V ) and eBay Inc. ( EBAY ). NLSN's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.75. Zacks Investment Research reports NLSN's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 16.94%, compared to an industry average of 10.9%.

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

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 ( CZA ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is CZA with an increase of 6.24% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of NLSN at 2.07%.



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.



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