T. Rowe Price Group, Inc. (TROW) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 13, 2012

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T. Rowe Price Group, Inc. ( TROW ) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 13, 2012 and a cash dividend payment of $1 per share scheduled for December 28, 2012. Shareholders who purchased TROW stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 194.12% increase over the prior month.

The previous trading day's last sale of TROW was $64.06, representing a -3.9% decrease from the 52 week high of $66.66 and a 19.58% increase over the 52 week low of $53.57.

TROW is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. ( GS ) and BlackRock, Inc. ( BLK ). TROW's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.21. Zacks Investment Research reports TROW's forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as 15.48%, compared to an industry average of -.1%.

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

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

  • PowerShares KBW Capital Markets Portfolio ( KBWC )
  • PowerShares Fundamental Pure Mid Growth Portfolio ( PXMG )
  • iShares Russell MidCap Growth Index Fund ( IWP ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is PXMG with an increase of 6.95% over the last 100 days. KBWC has the highest percent weighting of TROW at 4.61%.

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

This article appears in: News Headlines , Stocks
Referenced Symbols: BLK , GS , IWP , KBWC , PXMG , TROW

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