About Waddell & Reed Financial
Waddell & Reed Financial, Inc. is a mutual fund and asset management company. The Company provides investment management, investment advisory, investment product underwriting and distribution and shareholder services administration to Waddell & Reed Advisors group of mutual funds, Ivy Funds, Ivy Funds Variable Insurance Portfolios, InvestEd Portfolios and 529 college savings plan (collectively, the Funds), and the Ivy Global Investors Fund SICAV and its Ivy Global Investors sub-funds (the IGI Funds), and institutional and separately managed accounts. Its retail products are distributed through third parties, such as other broker/dealers, registered investment advisors and various retirement platforms or through its sales force of independent financial advisors. The Company also markets its investment advisory services to institutional investors, either directly or through consultants. It operates its investment advisory business through Waddell & Reed Investment Management Company.
Industry, Sector and Symbol:
- Sector: Finance
- Industry: Asset Management
- Sub-Industry: Asset Management & Custody Banks
- Exchange: NYSE
- Symbol: WDR
- CUSIP: 93005910
- Previous Close: $18.52
- 50 Day Moving Average: $18.65
- 200 Day Moving Average: $18.55
- 52-Week Range: $15.02 - $26.77
- Trailing P/E Ratio: 10.42
- Foreward P/E Ratio: 12.86
- P/E Growth: -0.86
- Market Cap: $1.54B
- Outstanding Shares: 83,099,000
- Beta: 1.99
- Net Margins: 11.86%
- Return on Equity: 22.74%
- Return on Assets: 13.37%
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- Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.22%
- Current Ratio: 3.57%
- Quick Ratio: 2.51%
What is Waddell & Reed Financial's stock symbol?
Waddell & Reed Financial trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "WDR."
How often does Waddell & Reed Financial pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Waddell & Reed Financial?
Waddell & Reed Financial declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, December 21st. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, January 11th will be given a dividend of $0.46 per share on Wednesday, February 1st. This represents a $1.84 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 9.94%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, January 9th.
Where is Waddell & Reed Financial's stock going? Where will Waddell & Reed Financial's stock price be in 2017?
9 analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Waddell & Reed Financial's stock. Their forecasts range from $14.50 to $26.00. On average, they anticipate Waddell & Reed Financial's share price to reach $20.39 in the next year.
When will Waddell & Reed Financial announce their earnings?
Waddell & Reed Financial is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, April, 24th 2017.
Who owns Waddell & Reed Financial stock?
Waddell & Reed Financial's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock, Inc (18.10%), State Street Corp (3.51%), FMR LLC (3.49%), AQR Capital Management LLC (2.29%), Gamco Investors INC. ET AL (1.82%) and Gabelli Funds LLC (1.67%).
Who sold Waddell & Reed Financial stock? Who is selling Waddell & Reed Financial stock?
Waddell & Reed Financial's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including AQR Capital Management LLC, Systematic Financial Management LP, Pinnacle Associates Ltd., Burgundy Asset Management Ltd., Cipher Capital LP, Zebra Capital Management LLC, State Street Corp and Menta Capital LLC.
Who bought Waddell & Reed Financial stock? Who is buying Waddell & Reed Financial stock?
Waddell & Reed Financial's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Gabelli Funds LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Two Sigma Investments LP, Gamco Investors INC. ET AL, Royce & Associates LP, Guggenheim Capital LLC and Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC.
How do I buy Waddell & Reed Financial stock?
Shares of Waddell & Reed Financial can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.
How much does a share of Waddell & Reed Financial stock cost?
One share of Waddell & Reed Financial stock can currently be purchased for approximately $18.52.