Zions Bancorporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 20, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.04 per share is scheduled to be paid on
August 29, 2013. Shareholders who purchased ZION stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an 300% increase over the same period a year ago. At the
current stock price of $29.06, the dividend yield is .55%.
The previous trading day's last sale of ZION was $29.06,
representing a -7.45% decrease from the 52 week high of $31.40 and
a 53.43% increase over the 52 week low of $18.94.
ZION is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies
such as Wells Fargo & Company (
) and J P Morgan Chase & Co (
). ZION's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.31. Zacks Investment Research reports ZION's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 38.15%, compared to an
industry average of 8.7%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
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Interested in gaining exposure to ZION through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have ZION as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares KBW Bank Portfolio ETF (
- First Trust NASDAQ ABA Community Bank Index Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is KBWB with an increase of
14.4% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of ZION at 4.15%.