|MercadoLibre, Inc. ( MELI ) will begin (*began) trading ex-dividend on June 28, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.15 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 17, 2017. Shareholders who purchased MELI prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 6th quarter that MELI has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $268, the dividend yield is .22%.|
The previous trading day's last sale of MELI was $268, representing a -10.05% decrease from the 52 week high of $297.95 and a 112.53% increase over the 52 week low of $126.10.
MELI is a part of the Miscellaneous sector, which includes companies such as Alibaba Group Holding Limited ( BABA ) and Visa Inc. ( V ). MELI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.5. Zacks Investment Research reports MELI's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as 34.05%, compared to an industry average of 15.2%.