People's United Financial, Inc. (PBCT) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for January 31, 2018

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People's United Financial, Inc. ( PBCT ) will begin trading ex-dividend on January 31, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.172 per share is scheduled to be paid on February 15, 2018. Shareholders who purchased PBCT prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that PBCT has paid the same dividend.

The previous trading day's last sale of PBCT was $19.76, representing a -1.89% decrease from the 52 week high of $20.14 and a 23.77% increase over the 52 week low of $15.97.

PBCT is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as HSBC Holdings plc ( HSBC ) and E*TRADE Financial Corporation ( ETFC ). PBCT's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.97. Zacks Investment Research reports PBCT's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 22.39%, compared to an industry average of 15.5%.

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

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

  • SPDR S&P Dividend ETF ( SDY )
  • Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Financials ETF ( RYF ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is RYF with an increase of 21.99% over the last 100 days. SDY has the highest percent weighting of PBCT at 1.58%.

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: PBCT , HSBC , ETFC , SDY , RYF

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