S&P Global Inc. (SPGI) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 27, 2018

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S&P Global Inc. ( SPGI ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 27, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.5 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 12, 2018. Shareholders who purchased SPGI prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that SPGI has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $202.85, the dividend yield is .99%.

The previous trading day's last sale of SPGI was $202.85, representing a -6.65% decrease from the 52 week high of $217.31 and a 35.26% increase over the 52 week low of $149.97.

SPGI is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as American Express Company ( AXP ) and Moody's Corporation ( MCO ). SPGI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $6.38. Zacks Investment Research reports SPGI's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 23.89%, compared to an industry average of 12.9%.

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

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

  • Invesco S&P 500 Equal Weight Financial ETF ( RYF )
  • Franklin Liberty U.S. Low Volatility ETF ( FLLV ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is FLLV with an increase of 6.93% over the last 100 days. RYF has the highest percent weighting of SPGI at 1.44%.

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: SPGI , AXP , MCO , RYF , FLLV

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