Regions Financial Corporation (
) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 12, 2012 and a cash
dividend payment of $0.01 per share scheduled for January 02, 2013.
Shareholders who purchased RF stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 15th
quarter that RF has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $6.64, the dividend yield is .6%.
The previous trading day's last sale of RF was $6.64,
representing a -14.1% decrease from the 52 week high of $7.73 and a
75.2% increase over the 52 week low of $3.79.
RF is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies
such as Wells Fargo & Company (
) and J P Morgan Chase & Co (
). RF's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $.04. Zacks Investment Research reports RF's
forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as 340.41%, compared to an
industry average of 18.3%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
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Interested in gaining exposure to RF through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have RF as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares Dynamic Banking (
- PowerShares KBW Bank Portfolio ETF (
- iShares Dow Jones U.S. Regional Banks Index Fund (
- SPDR Bank ETF (
- PowerShares Dynamic Financial (
The top-performing ETF of this group is PFI with an increase of
8.69% over the last 100 days. PJB has the highest percent weighting
of RF at 5.33%.