Blackbaud, Inc. (BLKB) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 23, 2013
Blackbaud, Inc. ( BLKB ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 23, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.12 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 14, 2013. Shareholders who purchased BLKB stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 10th quarter that BLKB has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $29.6, the dividend yield is 1.62%.
The previous trading day's last sale of BLKB was $29.6, representing a -5.46% decrease from the 52 week high of $31.31 and a 41.02% increase over the 52 week low of $20.99.
BLKB is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies such as Microsoft Corporation ( MSFT ) and Oracle Corporation ( ORCL ). BLKB's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.14. Zacks Investment Research reports BLKB's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -5.79%, compared to an industry average of 9.5%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the BLKB Dividend History page.
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The following ETF(s) have BLKB as a top-10 holding:
- SPDR S&P Software & Services ETF ( XSW ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is XSW with an increase of 7.36% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of BLKB at 0.89%.