Banco Santander, S.A. (SAN) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for October 16, 2018

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Banco Santander, S.A. ( SAN ) will begin trading ex-dividend on October 16, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.03 per share is scheduled to be paid on November 13, 2018. Shareholders who purchased SAN prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an -49.15% decrease from the prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $4.89, the dividend yield is 2.45%.

The previous trading day's last sale of SAN was $4.89, representing a -35.4% decrease from the 52 week high of $7.57 and a 1.45% increase over the 52 week low of $4.82.

SAN is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Royal Bank Of Canada ( RY ) and Toronto Dominion Bank ( TD ). SAN's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.46. Zacks Investment Research reports SAN's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 4.81%, compared to an industry average of 4.3%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the SAN Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to SAN through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have SAN as a top-10 holding:

  • Franklin LibertyQ Global Dividend ETF ( FLQD )
  • iShares Inc iShares MSCI Spain ETF ( EWP )
  • iShares, Inc. ( EZU )
  • Franklin Liberty International Opportunities ETF ( FLIO )
  • Schwab Fundamental International Large Company Index ETF ( FNDF ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is FLQD with an decrease of -4.46% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of SAN at 2.34%.

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