SunTrust Banks, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 29, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.1 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 14, 2013.
Shareholders who purchased STI stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 100%
increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of
$31.94, the dividend yield is 1.25%.
The previous trading day's last sale of STI was $31.94,
representing a -2.32% decrease from the 52 week high of $32.70 and
a 52.39% increase over the 52 week low of $20.96.
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 $3.76. Zacks Investment Research reports STI's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -24.6%, compared to an
industry average of 2.8%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
dates, visit the
Interested in gaining exposure to STI through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have STI as a top-10 holding:
- iShares Dow Jones U.S. Regional Banks Index Fund (
- N/A (PJB)
- PowerShares KBW Bank Portfolio ETF (
- PowerShares Dynamic Financial (
- PowerShares Dynamic LargeCap Value (
The top-performing ETF of this group is KBWB with an increase of
19.26% over the last 100 days. IAT has the highest percent
weighting of STI at 5.12%.