BB&T Corporation (BBT) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 10, 2018

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BB&T Corporation ( BBT ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 10, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.375 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 01, 2018. Shareholders who purchased BBT prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. At the current stock price of $54.22, the dividend yield is 2.77%.

The previous trading day's last sale of BBT was $54.22, representing a -3.71% decrease from the 52 week high of $56.31 and a 31.7% increase over the 52 week low of $41.17.

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 $3.22. Zacks Investment Research reports BBT's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 27.41%, compared to an industry average of 25.2%.

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:

  • SPDR S&P Regional Banking ETF ( KRE ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is KRE with an increase of 6.17% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of BBT at 1.88%.

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 , KRE

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