People's United Financial, Inc. (PBCT) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for April 29, 2013
People's United Financial, Inc. ( PBCT ) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 29, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.1625 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 15, 2013. Shareholders who purchased PBCT stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 1.56% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $13.15, the dividend yield is 4.94%.
The previous trading day's last sale of PBCT was $13.15, representing a -3.38% decrease from the 52 week high of $13.61 and a 17.41% increase over the 52 week low of $11.20.
PBCT is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as HSBC Holdings plc ( HBC ) and TFS Financial Corporation ( TFSL ). PBCT's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.71. Zacks Investment Research reports PBCT's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 6.01%, compared to an industry average of -1.7%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the PBCT Dividend History page.
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Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have PBCT as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares Fundamental Pure Mid Core Portfolio ( PXMC ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is PXMC with an increase of 18.69% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of PBCT at 0.75%.