Banco Bilbao Viscaya Argentaria S.A. (BBVA) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for April 03, 2013
Banco Bilbao Viscaya Argentaria S.A. ( BBVA ) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 03, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.1548 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 10, 2013. Shareholders who purchased BBVA stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 17.36% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $8.66, the dividend yield is 7.15%.
The previous trading day's last sale of BBVA was $8.66, representing a -18.07% decrease from the 52 week high of $10.57 and a 63.4% increase over the 52 week low of $5.30.
BBVA is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Westpac Banking Corporation ( WBK ) and Royal Bank Of Canada ( RY ). BBVA's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.43. Zacks Investment Research reports BBVA's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -13%, compared to an industry average of -1.3%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the BBVA Dividend History page.
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Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have BBVA as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares KBW International Financial Portfolio ETF ( KBWX )
- iShares MSCI Europe Financials Sector Index Fund ( EUFN )
- iShares MSCI Spain Index Fund ( EWP )
- BLDRS Europe 100 ADR Index Fund ( ADRU )
- BLDRS Developed Markets 100 ADR Index Fund ( ADRD ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is ADRD with an increase of 6.78% over the last 100 days. KBWX has the highest percent weighting of BBVA at 4.3%.