BankUnited, Inc. (BKU) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for April 11, 2018

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BankUnited, Inc. ( BKU ) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 11, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.21 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 30, 2018. Shareholders who purchased BKU prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 20th quarter that BKU has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $38.91, the dividend yield is 2.16%.

The previous trading day's last sale of BKU was $38.91, representing a -11.25% decrease from the 52 week high of $43.84 and a 28.12% increase over the 52 week low of $30.37.

BKU is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as HSBC Holdings plc ( HSBC ) and E*TRADE Financial Corporation ( ETFC ). BKU's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $5.58. Zacks Investment Research reports BKU's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 20.28%, compared to an industry average of 22.7%.

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

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

  • PowerShares KBW Regional Banking Portfolio ( KBWR )
  • iShares U.S. Regional Banks ETF ( IAT ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is IAT with an increase of 8.99% over the last 100 days. KBWR has the highest percent weighting of BKU at 1.98%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

This article appears in: News Headlines , Stocks
Referenced Symbols: BKU , HSBC , ETFC , KBWR , IAT

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