TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation (AMTD) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 19, 2012

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TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation ( AMTD ) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 19, 2012 and a cash dividend payment of $0.5 per share scheduled for December 31, 2012. Shareholders who purchased AMTD stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. At the current stock price of $16.57, the dividend yield is 36.21%.

The previous trading day's last sale of AMTD was $16.57, representing a -19.52% decrease from the 52 week high of $20.59 and a 11.43% increase over the 52 week low of $14.87.

AMTD is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. ( GS ) and Morgan Stanley ( MS ). AMTD's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.06. Zacks Investment Research reports AMTD's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -.07%, compared to an industry average of -12.8%.

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

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

  • PowerShares KBW Capital Markets Portfolio ( KBWC )
  • Internet HOLDRS Trust ( HHHYL )
  • QuantShares U.S. Market Neutral Anti-Momentum Fund ( NOMO ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is HHHYL with an increase of 13.81% over the last 100 days. KBWC has the highest percent weighting of AMTD at 4.24%.



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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Referenced Stocks: AMTD , GS , HHHYL , KBWC , MS , NOMO

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