Citigroup Inc. (C) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 02, 2013


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Citigroup Inc. ( C ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 02, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.01 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 24, 2013. Shareholders who purchased C stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 10th quarter that C has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $46.66, the dividend yield is .09%.

The previous trading day's last sale of C was $46.66, representing a -2.63% decrease from the 52 week high of $47.92 and a 89.6% increase over the 52 week low of $24.61.

C is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Wells Fargo & Company ( WFC ) and J P Morgan Chase & Co ( JPM ). C's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.71. Zacks Investment Research reports C's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 22.08%, compared to an industry average of 2.3%.

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

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

  • PowerShares KBW Bank Portfolio ETF ( KBWB )
  • iShares Dow Jones U.S. Financial Services Index Fund ( IYG )
  • Select Sector SPDR Fund - Financial ( XLF )
  • iShares Dow Jones U.S. Financials Index Fund ( IYF )
  • Vanguard Financials ETF ( VFH ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is IYG with an increase of 19.62% over the last 100 days. KBWB has the highest percent weighting of C at 8.93%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

This article appears in: News Headlines Stocks
Referenced Stocks: C , IYF , IYG , JPM , KBWB , VFH , WFC , XLF

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