SunTrust Banks, Inc. (STI) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 26, 2014


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SunTrust Banks, Inc. ( STI ) 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 ( WFC ) and J P Morgan Chase & Co ( JPM ). 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%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the STI Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

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 ( IAT )
  • PowerShares KBW Bank Portfolio ETF ( KBWB )
  • SPDR Bank ETF ( KBE )
  • SPDR S&P Regional Banking ETF ( KRE )
  • Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Financials ETF ( RYF ).

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%.

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

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