Barclays PLC (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 14, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.067952 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 23,
2014. Shareholders who purchased BCS stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
-70.54% decrease from the prior quarter. At the current stock price
of $17.27, the dividend yield is 1.57%.
The previous trading day's last sale of BCS was $17.27,
representing a -15.51% decrease from the 52 week high of $20.44 and
a 12.73% increase over the 52 week low of $15.32.
BCS is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies
such as Banco Santander, S.A. (
) and Westpac Banking Corporation (
). BCS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $.24. Zacks Investment Research reports BCS's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 61.21%, compared to an
industry average of 8.6%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to BCS through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have BCS as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares Financial Preferred (
- PowerShares Preferred Portfolio (
The top-performing ETF of this group is PGX with an increase of
7.42% over the last 100 days. PGF has the highest percent weighting
of BCS at 4.32%.