BB&T Corporation (BBT) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 09, 2018

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BB&T Corporation ( BBT ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 09, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.405 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 04, 2018. Shareholders who purchased BBT prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 8% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $51.71, the dividend yield is 3.13%.

The previous trading day's last sale of BBT was $51.71, representing a -8.17% decrease from the 52 week high of $56.31 and a 20.17% increase over the 52 week low of $43.03.

BBT is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as J P Morgan Chase & Co ( JPM ) and Bank of America Corporation ( BAC ). BBT's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.44. Zacks Investment Research reports BBT's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 27.25%, compared to an industry average of 27%.

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

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

  • Franklin Liberty U.S. Low Volatility ETF ( FLLV )
  • iShares Select Dividend ETF ( DVY )
  • iShares Morningstar Large-Cap Value ETF ( JKF ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is FLLV with an increase of 6.17% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of BBT at 1.05%.

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: BBT , JPM , BAC , FLLV , DVY , JKF

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