Waddell & Reed Financial, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on January 09, 2014. A cash
dividend payment of $0.34 per share is scheduled to be paid on
February 03, 2014. Shareholders who purchased WDR stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This represents an 21.43% increase over the prior quarter.
The previous trading day's last sale of WDR was $66.92,
representing a -1.1% decrease from the 52 week high of $67.67 and a
86.67% increase over the 52 week low of $35.85.
WDR is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies
such as Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (
) and Morgan Stanley (
). WDR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.66. Zacks Investment Research reports WDR's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 24.19%, compared to an
industry average of 2.7%.
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