People's United Financial, Inc. (PBCT) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for April 29, 2014
People's United Financial, Inc. ( PBCT ) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 29, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.165 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 15, 2014. Shareholders who purchased PBCT stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 1.54% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $14.38, the dividend yield is 4.59%.
The previous trading day's last sale of PBCT was $14.38, representing a -8.41% decrease from the 52 week high of $15.70 and a 10.36% increase over the 52 week low of $13.03.
PBCT is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as E*TRADE Financial Corporation ( ETFC ) and TFS Financial Corporation ( TFSL ). PBCT's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.77. Zacks Investment Research reports PBCT's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 11.75%, compared to an industry average of .1%.
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The following ETF(s) have PBCT as a top-10 holding:
The top-performing ETF of this group is KME with an increase of 5.14% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of PBCT at 2.11%.