Hancock Holding Company (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 03, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.24 per share is scheduled to be paid on
December 16, 2013. Shareholders who purchased HBHC stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This marks the 30th quarter that HBHC has paid the same dividend.
At the current stock price of $35.2, the dividend yield is
The previous trading day's last sale of HBHC was $35.2,
representing a -1.07% decrease from the 52 week high of $35.58 and
a 40.8% increase over the 52 week low of $25.
HBHC is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies
such as Wells Fargo & Company (
) and J P Morgan Chase & Co (
). HBHC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.05. Zacks Investment Research reports HBHC's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 1.75%, compared to an
industry average of 2%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to HBHC through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have HBHC as a top-10 holding:
- First Trust NASDAQ ABA Community Bank Index Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is QABA with an increase of
13.04% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of HBHC at 1.94%.