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Waddell & Reed Financial, Inc. (WDR) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for January 10, 2018

Waddell & Reed Financial, Inc. ( WDR ) will begin trading ex-dividend on January 10, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.25 per share is scheduled to be paid on February 01, 2018. Shareholders who purchased WDR prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an -45.65% decrease from the prior dividend payment.

The previous trading day's last sale of WDR was $21.99, representing a -3.89% decrease from the 52 week high of $22.88 and a 36.5% increase over the 52 week low of $16.11.

WDR is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Morgan Stanley ( MS ) and Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. ( GS ). WDR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.39. Zacks Investment Research reports WDR's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as -26.79%, compared to an industry average of 10.6%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the WDR Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to WDR through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?

The following ETF(s) have WDR as a top-10 holding:

  • Guggenheim S&P SmallCap 600 Equal Weight ETF ( EWSC ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is EWSC with an increase of 15.48% over the last 100 days.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.


The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

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