ING Group, N.V. ( ING ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 12, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.135516 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 29, 2015. Shareholders who purchased ING prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an -88.77% decrease from the prior year.
The previous trading day's last sale of ING was $15.99, representing a -0.34% decrease from the 52 week high of $16.05 and a 32.7% increase over the 52 week low of $12.05.
ING is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as China Life Insurance Company Limited ( LFC ) and Prudential Public Limited Company ( PUK ). ING's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.55. Zacks Investment Research reports ING's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as 28.28%, compared to an industry average of 11%.
Interested in gaining exposure to ING through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have ING as a top-10 holding:
- iShares MSCI Europe Small-Cap ETF ( IEUS ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is IEUS with an increase of 14.78% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of ING at 0.49%.