Evercore Partners Inc ( EVR ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 22, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.34 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 10, 2017. Shareholders who purchased EVR prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 9.68% increase over prior dividend payment.
The previous trading day's last sale of EVR was $80.15, representing a -1.96% decrease from the 52 week high of $81.75 and a 98.61% increase over the 52 week low of $40.36.
EVR is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as The Blackstone Group L.P. ( BX ) and Franklin Resources, Inc. ( BEN ). EVR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.44. Zacks Investment Research reports EVR's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as 7.64%, compared to an industry average of 10.4%.
Interested in gaining exposure to EVR through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have EVR as a top-10 holding:
- iShares U.S. Broker-Dealers & Securities Exchanges ETF ( IAI ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is IAI with an increase of 30.54% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of EVR at 2.59%.
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