BlackRock, Inc. (BLK) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for June 06, 2018

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BlackRock, Inc. ( BLK ) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 06, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $2.88 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 21, 2018. Shareholders who purchased BLK prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 15.2% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $540.67, the dividend yield is 2.13%.

The previous trading day's last sale of BLK was $540.67, representing a -9.06% decrease from the 52 week high of $594.52 and a 32.32% increase over the 52 week low of $408.62.

BLK is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Morgan Stanley ( MS ) and Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. ( GS ). BLK's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $31.75. Zacks Investment Research reports BLK's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 24.12%, compared to an industry average of 7.3%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the BLK Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

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

  • iShares Trust ( QUAL )
  • iShares MSCI USA ESG Select ETF ( SUSA )
  • Hartford Multifactor U.S. Equity ETF ( ROUS )
  • ETF Industry Exposure & Financial Services ETF ( TETF ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is TETF with an increase of 5.59% over the last 100 days. QUAL has the highest percent weighting of BLK at 2.75%.

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 , MS , GS , QUAL , SUSA , ROUS , TETF

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