Northern Trust Corporation ( NTRS ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 08, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.42 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 01, 2018. Shareholders who purchased NTRS prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that NTRS has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of NTRS was $106.72, representing a -2.88% decrease from the 52 week high of $109.89 and a 28.32% increase over the 52 week low of $83.17.
NTRS is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as J P Morgan Chase & Co ( JPM ) and Bank of America Corporation ( BAC ). NTRS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $4.92. Zacks Investment Research reports NTRS's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 26.5%, compared to an industry average of 22.1%.
Interested in gaining exposure to NTRS through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have NTRS as a top-10 holding:
The top-performing ETF of this group is JKH with an increase of 10.35% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of NTRS at 1.16%.
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