Wells Fargo & Company (WFC) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 06, 2014


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Wells Fargo & Company ( WFC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 06, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.35 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 01, 2014. Shareholders who purchased WFC stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 16.67% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current stock price of $50.99, the dividend yield is 2.75%.

The previous trading day's last sale of WFC was $50.99, representing a -3.94% decrease from the 52 week high of $53.08 and a 27.25% increase over the 52 week low of $40.07.

WFC is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as J P Morgan Chase & Co ( JPM ) and Bank of America Corporation ( BAC ). WFC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $4.05. Zacks Investment Research reports WFC's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 5.4%, compared to an industry average of %.

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

Interested in gaining exposure to WFC through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have WFC as a top-10 holding:

  • Select Sector SPDR Fund - Financial ( XLF )
  • PowerShares KBW Bank Portfolio ETF ( KBWB )
  • Vanguard Financials ETF ( VFH )
  • iShares Dow Jones U.S. Financial Services Index Fund ( IYG )
  • Merrill Lynch Regional Bank HOLDRS ( RKH ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is RKH with an increase of 2.04% over the last 100 days. XLF has the highest percent weighting of WFC at 9%.

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