U.S. Bancorp (USB) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 28, 2018

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U.S. Bancorp ( USB ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 28, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.3 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 16, 2018. Shareholders who purchased USB prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that USB has paid the same dividend.

The previous trading day's last sale of USB was $51.29, representing a -12.32% decrease from the 52 week high of $58.50 and a 4.35% increase over the 52 week low of $49.15.

USB is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as J P Morgan Chase & Co ( JPM ) and Bank of America Corporation ( BAC ). USB's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.52. Zacks Investment Research reports USB's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 18.48%, compared to an industry average of 22.3%.

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

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

  • First Trust Exchange-Traded Fund III First Trust Horizon Manag ( HUSV )
  • iShares U.S. Financial Services ETF ( IYG )
  • Vanguard Financials ETF ( VFH )
  • iShares U.S. Financial ETF ( IYF )
  • Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Financials ETF ( RYF ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is IYG with an increase of 6.48% over the last 100 days. HUSV has the highest percent weighting of USB at 2300%.

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