New York Community Bancorp, Inc. (NYCB) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 06, 2014
New York Community Bancorp, Inc. ( NYCB ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 06, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.25 per share is scheduled to be paid on February 21, 2014. Shareholders who purchased NYCB stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 39th quarter that NYCB has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of NYCB was $15.62, representing a -10.18% decrease from the 52 week high of $17.39 and a 20.99% increase over the 52 week low of $12.91.
NYCB is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Hudson City Bancorp, Inc. ( HCBK ) and Sterling Financial Corporation ( STSA ). NYCB's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.08. Zacks Investment Research reports NYCB's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as -3.55%, compared to an industry average of 1.2%.
Interested in gaining exposure to NYCB through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have NYCB as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares KBW High Dividend Yield Financial Portfolio ETF ( KBWD )
- SPDR S&P Global Dividend ( WDIV )
- SPDR S&P 400 Mid Cap Value ETF (based on S&P MidCap 400 Value ( MDYV )
- iShares S&P MidCap 400/Barra Value Index Fund ( IJJ )
- Vanguard S&P Mid-Cap 400 Value ETF ( IVOV ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is MDYV with an increase of 4.47% over the last 100 days. KBWD has the highest percent weighting of NYCB at 3.86%.