BankUnited, Inc. (BKU) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for September 27, 2013
BankUnited, Inc. ( BKU ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 27, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.21 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 15, 2013. Shareholders who purchased BKU stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that BKU has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $30.8, the dividend yield is 2.73%.
The previous trading day's last sale of BKU was $30.8, representing a -2.13% decrease from the 52 week high of $31.47 and a 39.94% increase over the 52 week low of $22.01.
BKU is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as HSBC Holdings plc ( HBC ) and E*TRADE Financial Corporation ( ETFC ). BKU's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.08. Zacks Investment Research reports BKU's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -8.29%, compared to an industry average of 6%.
Interested in gaining exposure to BKU through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have BKU as a top-10 holding:
- SPDR S&P Regional Banking ETF ( KRE ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is KRE with an increase of 14.19% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of BKU at 1.88%.