Susquehanna Bancshares, Inc. (SUSQ) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 19, 2012
Susquehanna Bancshares, Inc. ( SUSQ ) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 19, 2012 and a cash dividend payment of $0.07 per share scheduled for December 31, 2012. Shareholders who purchased SUSQ stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 133.33% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current stock price of $10.08, the dividend yield is 2.78%.
The previous trading day's last sale of SUSQ was $10.08, representing a -10.56% decrease from the 52 week high of $11.27 and a 32.81% increase over the 52 week low of $7.59.
SUSQ is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Wells Fargo & Company ( WFC ) and J P Morgan Chase & Co ( JPM ). SUSQ's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.66. Zacks Investment Research reports SUSQ's forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as 109.29%, compared to an industry average of 9.1%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the SUSQ Dividend History page.
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Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have SUSQ as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares KBW Regional Banking Portfolio ETF ( KBWR )
- PowerShares Exchange-Traded Fund Trust II PowerShares S&P Smal ( PSCF )
- SPDR S&P Regional Banking ETF ( KRE )
- iShares Small Cap 600/BARRA Value Index Fund ( IJS )
- SPDR S&P 600 Small Cap Value ETF (based on S&P SmallCap Value ( SLYV ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is IJS with an increase of 8.36% over the last 100 days. KBWR has the highest percent weighting of SUSQ at 3.65%.