Associated Banc-Corp (ASBC) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 27, 2013

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Associated Banc-Corp ( ASBC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 27, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.08 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 15, 2013. Shareholders who purchased ASBC stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 60% increase over the same period a year ago.

The previous trading day's last sale of ASBC was $14.54, representing a -1.39% decrease from the 52 week high of $14.75 and a 24.59% increase over the 52 week low of $11.67.

ASBC is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Wells Fargo & Company ( WFC ) and J P Morgan Chase & Co ( JPM ). ASBC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1. Zacks Investment Research reports ASBC's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 3.31%, compared to an industry average of 5.5%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the ASBC Dividend History page.

Interested in gaining exposure to ASBC through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have ASBC as a top-10 holding:

  • SPDR Bank ETF ( KBE )
  • First Trust NASDAQ ABA Community Bank Index Fund ( QABA )
  • SPDR S&P Regional Banking ETF ( KRE )
  • QuantShares U.S. Market Neutral Size Fund ETF ( SIZ ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is KBE with an increase of 11.33% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of ASBC at 2.55%.

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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