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

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BlackRock, Inc. ( BLK ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 06, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $3.13 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 24, 2018. Shareholders who purchased BLK prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 8.68% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $475.78, the dividend yield is 2.63%.

The previous trading day's last sale of BLK was $475.78, representing a -19.97% decrease from the 52 week high of $594.52 and a 16.21% increase over the 52 week low of $409.41.

BLK is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. ( GS ) and Morgan Stanley ( MS ). BLK's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $33.15. Zacks Investment Research reports BLK's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 22.71%, compared to an industry average of 4%.

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 )
  • SPDR S&P Capital Markets ETF ( KCE )
  • Franklin Liberty U.S. Low Volatility ETF ( FLLV ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is QUAL with an increase of 8% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of BLK at 2.25%.

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 , GS , MS , QUAL , SUSA , KCE , FLLV

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