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

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People's United Financial, Inc. ( PBCT ) will begin trading ex-dividend on July 31, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.175 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 15, 2018. Shareholders who purchased PBCT prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 1.45% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $18.45, the dividend yield is 3.79%.

The previous trading day's last sale of PBCT was $18.45, representing a -8.93% decrease from the 52 week high of $20.26 and a 15.57% 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 $1.17. Zacks Investment Research reports PBCT's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 23.9%, compared to an industry average of 20.6%.

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:

  • First Trust Exchange-Traded Fund III First Trust Horizon Manag ( HUSV )
  • SPDR S&P Regional Banking ETF ( KRE )
  • Invesco S&P 500 Equal Weight Financial ETF ( RYF )
  • SPDR Series Trust SPDR Portfolio S&P 500 High Dividend ETF ( SPYD )
  • iShares Select Dividend ETF ( DVY ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is HUSV with an increase of 4.24% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of PBCT at 7400%.

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