Nasdaq, Inc. ( NDAQ ) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 14, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.38 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 30, 2017. Shareholders who purchased NDAQ prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 18.75% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $70.4, the dividend yield is 2.16%.
The previous trading day's last sale of NDAQ was $70.4, representing a -2.92% decrease from the 52 week high of $72.52 and a 15.05% increase over the 52 week low of $61.19.
NDAQ is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. ( GS ) and Morgan Stanley ( MS ). NDAQ's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.83. Zacks Investment Research reports NDAQ's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as 11.88%, compared to an industry average of 16.2%.
Interested in gaining exposure to NDAQ through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have NDAQ as a top-10 holding:
- iShares U.S. Broker-Dealers & Securities Exchanges ETF ( IAI ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is IAI with an increase of 5.02% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of NDAQ at 3.97%.