S&P Global Inc. Common Stock (NYSE:SPGI):
S&P Global Named to 2016 Working Mother Magazine’s List of “100 Best Companies”.
The company is trading up by 0.31 percent from yesterday’s close.
S&P Global Inc. Common Stock recently announced a dividend which was paid on Monday September 12th, 2016. The dividend was $0.360 per share for the quarter or $1.44 on an annualized basis. The dividend yield was $1.15. The ex-dividend date was set for Wednesday the 24th of August 2016.
The stock is trading at $127.25 marginally over the 50 day moving average of $122.86 and which is marginally over the 200 day moving average of $110.92. The 50 day moving average was up $4.42 or +3.60% and the 200 day average went up by +14.75%.
S&P Global Inc. Common Stock currently has a P/E ratio of 29.20 and the market cap of the company is 33.60B. As of the latest earnings report the EPS was $4.36 and is expected to be $5.19 for the current year with 264,000,000 shares outstanding. Next quarter’s EPS is expected be $1.24 and the next full year EPS is projected to be $5.82.
A few brokerage firms have released ratings on the stock. September 21 investment analysts at Barclays held the stock rating at “Overweight” but moved up the price target from $140.00 to $145.00. On July 11 analysts at Credit Suisse began coverage giving it an initial rating of “Outperform” and price target of $123.00.