Northern Trust Corporation (NTRS) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 06, 2013


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Northern Trust Corporation ( NTRS ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 06, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.3 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 01, 2013. Shareholders who purchased NTRS stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that NTRS has paid the same dividend.

The previous trading day's last sale of NTRS was $53.28, representing a -1.26% decrease from the 52 week high of $53.96 and a 29.6% increase over the 52 week low of $41.11.

NTRS is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Wells Fargo & Company ( WFC ) and J P Morgan Chase & Co ( JPM ). NTRS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.81. Zacks Investment Research reports NTRS's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 12.04%, compared to an industry average of 3%.

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

Interested in gaining exposure to NTRS through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have NTRS as a top-10 holding:

  • Market Vectors Wide Moat ETF ( MOAT )
  • Elements Exchange Traded Notes Morningstar Wide Moat Focus Tot ( WMW )
  • SPDR S&P Capital Markets ETF ( KCE )
  • SPDR Bank ETF ( KBE )
  • iShares Morningstar Mid Core Index Fund ( JKG ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is KCE with an increase of 18.01% over the last 100 days. MOAT has the highest percent weighting of NTRS at 5.18%.

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

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