HSBC Holdings plc (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 20, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.9 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 08, 2013.
Shareholders who purchased HBC stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 100%
increase over the prior quarter.
The previous trading day's last sale of HBC was $54.54,
representing a -4.93% decrease from the 52 week high of $57.37 and
a 41.44% increase over the 52 week low of $38.56.
HBC is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies
such as People's United Financial, Inc. (
) and TFS Financial Corporation (
). HBC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $3.7. Zacks Investment Research reports HBC's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 30.54%, compared to an
industry average of -2.1%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
dates, visit the
Interested in gaining exposure to HBC through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have HBC as a top-10 holding:
- BLDRS Europe 100 ADR Index Fund (
- BLDRS Developed Markets 100 ADR Index Fund (
- iShares NYSE 100 Index Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is ADRD with an increase of
8.33% over the last 100 days. ADRU has the highest percent
weighting of HBC at 6.21%.