Susquehanna Bancshares, Inc. (SUSQ) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for October 28, 2013
Susquehanna Bancshares, Inc. ( SUSQ ) will begin trading ex-dividend on October 28, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.08 per share is scheduled to be paid on November 20, 2013. Shareholders who purchased SUSQ stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that SUSQ has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $12.49, the dividend yield is 2.56%.
The previous trading day's last sale of SUSQ was $12.49, representing a -12.93% decrease from the 52 week high of $14.35 and a 35.91% increase over the 52 week low of $9.19.
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 $.94. Zacks Investment Research reports SUSQ's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 13.99%, compared to an industry average of 5.1%.
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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 ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is KBWR with an increase of 18.23% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of SUSQ at 3.47%.