Jack Henry & Associates, Inc. ( JKHY ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 07, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.31 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 28, 2017. Shareholders who purchased JKHY prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that JKHY has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $101.81, the dividend yield is 1.22%.
The previous trading day's last sale of JKHY was $101.81, representing a -7.16% decrease from the 52 week high of $109.67 and a 28.87% increase over the 52 week low of $79.
JKHY is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies such as Altaba Inc. ( AABA ) and Automatic Data Processing, Inc. ( ADP ). JKHY's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.14. Zacks Investment Research reports JKHY's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 4.59%, compared to an industry average of 4.6%.
Interested in gaining exposure to JKHY through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have JKHY as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares S&P MidCap Low Volatility Portfolio ( XMLV )
- iShares S&P Mid-Cap 400 Growth ETF ( IJK )
- SPDR S&P 400 Mid Cap Growth ETF (based on S&P MidCap 400 Growt ( MDYG ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is IJK with an increase of 3.23% over the last 100 days. XMLV has the highest percent weighting of JKHY at 1.59%.
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