HSBC Holdings plc (HBC) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 20, 2013

By
A A A

HSBC Holdings plc ( HBC ) 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. ( PBCT ) and TFS Financial Corporation ( TFSL ). 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 HBC Dividend History page.

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 ( ADRU )
  • BLDRS Developed Markets 100 ADR Index Fund ( ADRD )
  • iShares NYSE 100 Index Fund ( NYC ).

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%.



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




This article appears in: News Headlines , Stocks

Referenced Stocks: ADRD , ADRU , HBC , NYC , PBCT , TFSL

NASDAQ.com News

NASDAQ.com News

More from NASDAQ.com News:

Related Videos

What to Wear to a Wedding
What to Wear to a Wedding           
4th of July Outfits
4th of July Outfits                 

Stocks

Referenced

Most Active by Volume

62,287,287
  • $17.03 ▼ 1.10%
26,194,993
  • $30.555 ▲ 1.24%
26,150,957
  • $126.44 ▼ 0.13%
25,197,634
  • $40.59 ▼ 6.26%
25,192,083
  • $19.07 ▲ 1.54%
24,563,617
  • $26.78 ▲ 0.45%
24,474,256
  • $5.85 ▲ 1.56%
24,111,132
  • $8.83 ▲ 2.08%
As of 7/2/2015, 04:15 PM

Find a Credit Card

Select a credit card product by:
Select an offer:
Search
Data Provided by BankRate.com