Invesco Plc ( IVZ ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 11, 2016. A cash dividend payment of $0.28 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 03, 2016. Shareholders who purchased IVZ prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 3.7% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $29.54, the dividend yield is 3.79%.
The previous trading day's last sale of IVZ was $29.54, representing a -29.13% decrease from the 52 week high of $41.68 and a 18.63% increase over the 52 week low of $24.90.
IVZ is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as The Blackstone Group L.P. ( BX ) and Franklin Resources, Inc. ( BEN ). IVZ's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.04. Zacks Investment Research reports IVZ's forecasted earnings growth in 2016 as -3.01%, compared to an industry average of -.3%.
Interested in gaining exposure to IVZ through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have IVZ as a top-10 holding:
- Guggenheim Mid-Cap Core ETF ( CZA )
- iShares Morningstar Mid-Cap ETF ( JKG )
- ProShares UltraPro Financial Select Sector ( FINU ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is CZA with an increase of 6.31% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of IVZ at 1.81%.
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