Waddell & Reed Financial, Inc. (WDR) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for November 21, 2012


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Waddell & Reed Financial, Inc. ( WDR ) has announced an ex-dividend date of November 21, 2012 and a cash dividend payment of $1 per share scheduled for December 06, 2012. Shareholders who purchased WDR stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. At the current stock price of $32.23.

The previous trading day's last sale of WDR was $32.23, representing a -6.77% decrease from the 52 week high of $34.57 and a 37.68% increase over the 52 week low of $23.41.

WDR is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. ( GS ) and BlackRock, Inc. ( BLK ). WDR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.6. Zacks Investment Research reports WDR's forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as 8.24%, compared to an industry average of -.7%.

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

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This article appears in: News Headlines Earnings
Referenced Stocks: BLK , GS , WDR

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