McGraw Hill Financial, Inc. ( MHFI ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 22, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.3 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 10, 2014. Shareholders who purchased MHFI stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that MHFI has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $79.1, the dividend yield is 1.52%.
The previous trading day's last sale of MHFI was $79.1, representing a -6.73% decrease from the 52 week high of $84.81 and a 35.84% increase over the 52 week low of $58.23.
MHFI is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as American Express Company ( AXP ) and Discover Financial Services ( DFS ). MHFI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.34. Zacks Investment Research reports MHFI's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 16.13%, compared to an industry average of 3.8%.
Interested in gaining exposure to MHFI through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have MHFI as a top-10 holding:
- ProShares S&P 500 Aristocrats ETF ( NOBL ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is NOBL with an increase of 5.5% over the last 100 days.