MarketAxess Holdings, Inc. ( MKTX ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 13, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.42 per share is scheduled to be paid on February 28, 2018. Shareholders who purchased MKTX prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 27.27% increase over prior dividend payment.
The previous trading day's last sale of MKTX was $189.16, representing a -10.38% decrease from the 52 week high of $211.06 and a 10.33% increase over the 52 week low of $171.45.
MKTX is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. ( GS ) and Morgan Stanley ( MS ). MKTX's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.89. Zacks Investment Research reports MKTX's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 20.26%, compared to an industry average of 21.4%.
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