Waddell & Reed Financial (NYSE: WDR) shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 34 cents per share. At a price of $66.87 as of 9:35 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 2.1%. The average volume for Waddell & Reed Financial has been 655,200 shares per day over the past 30 days. Waddell & Reed Financial has a market cap of $5.6 billion and is part of the financial services industry. Shares are up 2.8% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. STOCKS TO BUY: TheStreet Quant Ratings has identified a handful of stocks that can potentially TRIPLE in the next 12 months. Learn more. Waddell & Reed Financial, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides investment management, investment product underwriting and distribution, and shareholder services administration to mutual funds, and institutional and separately managed accounts in the United States. The company has a P/E ratio of 24.83. TheStreet Ratings rates Waddell & Reed Financial as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, notable return on equity, expanding profit margins, impressive record of earnings per share growth and compelling growth in net income. Although no company is perfect, currently we do not see any significant weaknesses which are likely to detract from the generally positive outlook. You can view the full Waddell & Reed Financial Ratings Report now.
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