Hancock Holding Company (HBHC) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 03, 2014


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Hancock Holding Company ( HBHC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 03, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.24 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 14, 2014. Shareholders who purchased HBHC stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 31st quarter that HBHC has paid the same dividend.

The previous trading day's last sale of HBHC was $34.24, representing a -8.5% decrease from the 52 week high of $37.42 and a 36.96% increase over the 52 week low of $25.

HBHC is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Wells Fargo & Company ( WFC ) and J P Morgan Chase & Co ( JPM ). HBHC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.92. Zacks Investment Research reports HBHC's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 7.26%, compared to an industry average of 7%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the HBHC Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

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 ( QABA ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is QABA with an increase of 10.53% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of HBHC at 2.02%.

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

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