BB&T Corporation (BBT) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for November 06, 2013
BB&T Corporation ( BBT ) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 06, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.23 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 02, 2013. Shareholders who purchased BBT stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that BBT has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $33.87, the dividend yield is 2.72%.
The previous trading day's last sale of BBT was $33.87, representing a -7.43% decrease from the 52 week high of $36.59 and a 26.1% increase over the 52 week low of $26.86.
BBT is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Wells Fargo & Company ( WFC ) and J P Morgan Chase & Co ( JPM ). BBT's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.14. Zacks Investment Research reports BBT's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 3.56%, compared to an industry average of 3.9%.
Interested in gaining exposure to BBT through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have BBT as a top-10 holding:
- iShares U.S. Regional Banks ETF ( IAT ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is IAT with an increase of 8.26% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of BBT at 6.81%.