Melco Resorts & Entertainment Limited ( MLCO ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 01, 2019. A cash dividend payment of $0.153 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 14, 2019. Shareholders who purchased MLCO prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 5.48% increase over prior dividend payment.
The previous trading day's last sale of MLCO was $22.68, representing a -31.17% decrease from the 52 week high of $32.95 and a 47.95% increase over the 52 week low of $15.33.
MLCO is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Las Vegas Sands Corp. ( LVS ) and Marriott International ( MAR ). MLCO's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.73. Zacks Investment Research reports MLCO's forecasted earnings growth in 2019 as -1.12%, compared to an industry average of -2.3%.
Interested in gaining exposure to MLCO through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have MLCO as a top-10 holding:
The top-performing ETF of this group is BJK with an decrease of -2.59% over the last 100 days. FWDI has the highest percent weighting of MLCO at 4.89%.
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