Banco Santander, S.A. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 09, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.1872 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 10,
2013. Shareholders who purchased SAN stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
-4.83% decrease from the prior quarter. At the current stock price
of $6.87, the dividend yield is 10.9%.
The previous trading day's last sale of SAN was $6.87,
representing a -22.46% decrease from the 52 week high of $8.86 and
a 40.78% increase over the 52 week low of $4.88.
SAN is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies
such as Westpac Banking Corporation (
) and Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group Inc (
). SAN's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $.29. Zacks Investment Research reports SAN's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 13.43%, compared to an
industry average of -1.5%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
dates, visit the
Interested in gaining exposure to SAN through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have SAN as a top-10 holding:
- iShares MSCI ACWI ex US Health Care Sector Index Fund (
- iShares MSCI Europe Financials Sector Index Fund (
- Guggenheim Frontier Markets ETF (
- iShares MSCI Spain Index Fund (
- iShares MSCI France Index Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is EWQ with an increase of
10.33% over the last 100 days. AXHE has the highest percent
weighting of SAN at 9.18%.