Wells Fargo & Company (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 08, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.3 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 01, 2013.
Shareholders who purchased WFC stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 20%
increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of
$37.9, the dividend yield is 3.17%.
The previous trading day's last sale of WFC was $37.9,
representing a -0.79% decrease from the 52 week high of $38.20 and
a 27.18% increase over the 52 week low of $29.80.
WFC is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies
such as J P Morgan Chase & Co (
) and Citigroup Inc. (
). WFC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $3.53. Zacks Investment Research reports WFC's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 8.68%, compared to an
industry average of 2.4%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
dates, visit the
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 (
- PowerShares KBW Bank Portfolio ETF (
- Vanguard Financials ETF (
- PowerShares Fundamental Pure Large Core Portfolio (
- iShares Dow Jones U.S. Financial Services Index Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is XLF with an increase of
19.14% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of WFC at 8.2%.