KKR & Co. L.P. ( KKR ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 16, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.16 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 07, 2017. Shareholders who purchased KKR prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 5th quarter that KKR has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of KKR was $18.01, representing a -2.12% decrease from the 52 week high of $18.40 and a 54.86% increase over the 52 week low of $11.63.
KKR is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as The Blackstone Group L.P. ( BX ) and Franklin Resources, Inc. ( BEN ). KKR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.54. Zacks Investment Research reports KKR's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as 194.85%, compared to an industry average of 3.3%.
Interested in gaining exposure to KKR through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have KKR as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares Listed Private Equity ( PSP ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is PSP with an increase of 8.92% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of KKR at 0.91%.