The Charles Schwab Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 06, 2014. A cash
dividend payment of $0.06 per share is scheduled to be paid on
August 22, 2014. Shareholders who purchased SCHW stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
marks the 25th quarter that SCHW has paid the same dividend. At the
current stock price of $27.69, the dividend yield is .87%.
The previous trading day's last sale of SCHW was $27.69,
representing a -4.94% decrease from the 52 week high of $29.13 and
a 35.47% increase over the 52 week low of $20.44.
SCHW is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies
such as Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (
) and Morgan Stanley (
). SCHW's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $.92. Zacks Investment Research reports SCHW's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 23.08%, compared to an
industry average of 8%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
dates, visit the
has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.
Interested in gaining exposure to SCHW through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have SCHW as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares KBW Capital Markets Portfolio (
- iShares U.S. Broker-Dealers ETF (
- SPDR S&P Capital Markets ETF (
- Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Financials ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is RYF with an increase of
1.59% over the last 100 days. KBWC has the highest percent
weighting of SCHW at 8.14%.