The Charles Schwab Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 08, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.06 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 24, 2013.
Shareholders who purchased SCHW stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 20th
quarter that SCHW has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $17.55, the dividend yield is 1.37%.
The previous trading day's last sale of SCHW was $17.55,
representing a -4.31% decrease from the 52 week high of $18.34 and
a 50.77% increase over the 52 week low of $11.64.
SCHW is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies
such as Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (
) and BlackRock, Inc. (
). SCHW's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $.69. Zacks Investment Research reports SCHW's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 15.28%, compared to an
industry average of 1.4%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
dates, visit the
Interested in gaining exposure to SCHW through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have SCHW as a top-10 holding:
- iShares Dow Jones U.S. Broker-Dealers Index Fund (
- PowerShares KBW Capital Markets Portfolio (
- SPDR S&P Capital Markets ETF (
- Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Financials ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is KBWC with an increase of
29.82% over the last 100 days. IAI has the highest percent
weighting of SCHW at 6.03%.