Visa Inc. (V) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 17, 2018

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Visa Inc. ( V ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 17, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.21 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 05, 2018. Shareholders who purchased V prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 27.27% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $131.1, the dividend yield is .64%.

The previous trading day's last sale of V was $131.1, representing a -1.06% decrease from the 52 week high of $132.50 and a 43.5% increase over the 52 week low of $91.36.

V is a part of the Miscellaneous sector, which includes companies such as Alibaba Group Holding Limited ( BABA ) and Mastercard Incorporated ( MA ). V's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.94. Zacks Investment Research reports V's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 28.16%, compared to an industry average of 20.6%.

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

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

  • iShares U.S. Financial Services ETF ( IYG )
  • iShares U.S. Financial ETF ( IYF )
  • Fidelity MSCI Information Technology Index ETF ( FTEC )
  • PowerShares S&P 500 Momentum Portfolio ( SPMO )
  • Vanguard Information Tech ETF ( VGT ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is FTEC with an increase of 8.44% over the last 100 days. IYG has the highest percent weighting of V at 7.37%.

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: V , BABA , MA , IYG , IYF , FTEC , SPMO , VGT

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