Fifth Third Bancorp (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 26, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.13 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 17,
2014. Shareholders who purchased FITB stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an 8.33% increase over the prior quarter. At the current
stock price of $21.46, the dividend yield is 2.42%.
The previous trading day's last sale of FITB was $21.46,
representing a -10.21% decrease from the 52 week high of $23.90 and
a 22.7% increase over the 52 week low of $17.49.
FITB is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies
such as Wells Fargo & Company (
) and J P Morgan Chase & Co (
). FITB's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.92. Zacks Investment Research reports FITB's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as -15.19%, compared to an
industry average of 2.3%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to FITB through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have FITB as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares DWA Financial Momentum Portfolio (
- iShares U.S. Regional Banks ETF (
- iShares Russell MidCap Value Index Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is IWS with an increase of
10.87% over the last 100 days. PFI has the highest percent
weighting of FITB at 4.82%.