SunTrust Banks, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 26, 2014. A cash
dividend payment of $0.1 per share is scheduled to be paid on March
14, 2014. Shareholders who purchased STI stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
marks the 4th quarter that STI has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of STI was $37.59,
representing a -6.52% decrease from the 52 week high of $40.21 and
a 39.58% increase over the 52 week low of $26.93.
STI is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies
such as Wells Fargo & Company (
) and J P Morgan Chase & Co (
). STI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.41. Zacks Investment Research reports STI's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 10.56%, compared to an
industry average of 6.8%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to STI through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have STI as a top-10 holding:
- iShares U.S. Regional Banks ETF (
- PowerShares KBW Bank Portfolio ETF (
- SPDR Bank ETF (
- SPDR S&P Regional Banking ETF (
- Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Financials ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is IAT with an increase of
10.63% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of STI at 5.36%.