MercadoLibre, Inc. ( MELI ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 28, 2016. A cash dividend payment of $0.15 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 14, 2016. Shareholders who purchased MELI prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that MELI has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $186.85, the dividend yield is .32%.
The previous trading day's last sale of MELI was $186.85, representing a -2.56% decrease from the 52 week high of $191.76 and a 121.93% increase over the 52 week low of $84.19.
MELI is a part of the Miscellaneous sector, which includes companies such as Alibaba Group Holding Limited ( BABA ) and Visa Inc. ( V ). MELI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.95. Zacks Investment Research reports MELI's forecasted earnings growth in 2016 as -2.71%, compared to an industry average of 14%.