BB&T Corporation (BBT) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for November 08, 2018

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BB&T Corporation ( BBT ) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 08, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.405 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 03, 2018. Shareholders who purchased BBT prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 22.73% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $49.97, the dividend yield is 3.24%.

The previous trading day's last sale of BBT was $49.97, representing a -11.26% decrease from the 52 week high of $56.31 and a 9.27% increase over the 52 week low of $45.73.

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 $3.71. Zacks Investment Research reports BBT's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 21.61%, compared to an industry average of 26.7%.

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:

  • iShares U.S. Regional Banks ETF ( IAT )
  • First Trust Nasdaq Bank ETF ( FTXO )
  • Invesco KBW Bank ETF ( KBWB )
  • SPDR S&P Regional Banking ETF ( KRE )
  • SPDR S&P Bank ETF ( KBE ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is KBWB with an decrease of -6.73% over the last 100 days. IAT has the highest percent weighting of BBT at 6.91%.

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