SEI Investments Company ( SEIC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 12, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.22 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 24, 2014. Shareholders who purchased SEIC stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 10% increase over the same period a year ago.
The previous trading day's last sale of SEIC was $33.01, representing a -7.25% decrease from the 52 week high of $35.59 and a 21.03% increase over the 52 week low of $27.28.
SEIC is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. ( GS ) and Morgan Stanley ( MS ). SEIC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.65. Zacks Investment Research reports SEIC's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 7.69%, compared to an industry average of 2.9%.
Interested in gaining exposure to SEIC through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have SEIC as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares KBW Capital Markets Portfolio ( KBWC ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is KBWC with an decrease of -0.57% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of SEIC at 4.18%.
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