S&P Global Inc. (SPGI) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 25, 2018

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S&P Global Inc. ( SPGI ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 25, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.5 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 12, 2018. Shareholders who purchased SPGI prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 21.95% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $200.94, the dividend yield is 1%.

The previous trading day's last sale of SPGI was $200.94, representing a -0.28% decrease from the 52 week high of $201.50 and a 45.86% increase over the 52 week low of $137.77.

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 $6.18. Zacks Investment Research reports SPGI's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 23.7%, compared to an industry average of 15.2%.

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:

  • PowerShares S&P 500 Equal Weight Financial Portfolio ( RYF ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is RYF with an increase of 0.99% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of SPGI at 1.54%.

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

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