State Street Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 27, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.26 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 12,
2013. Shareholders who purchased STT stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
8.33% increase over the prior quarter.
The previous trading day's last sale of STT was $59.32,
representing a -2.19% decrease from the 52 week high of $60.65 and
a 52.3% increase over the 52 week low of $38.95.
STT is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies
such as Wells Fargo & Company (
) and J P Morgan Chase & Co (
). STT's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $4.19. Zacks Investment Research reports STT's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 11.2%, compared to an
industry average of 3.2%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
dates, visit the
Interested in gaining exposure to STT through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have STT as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares KBW Capital Markets Portfolio (
- SPDR S&P Capital Markets ETF (
- PowerShares Dynamic LargeCap Value (
- First Trust Value Line Equity Allocation Index(sm)Fund (
- Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Financials ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is KBWC with an increase of
24.64% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of STT at 9.26%.