Banco Bilbao Viscaya Argentaria S.A. ( BBVA ) will begin trading ex-dividend on July 05, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.1303 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 25, 2013. Shareholders who purchased BBVA stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an -15.83% decrease from the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $8.39, the dividend yield is 6.21%.
The previous trading day's last sale of BBVA was $8.39, representing a -20.62% decrease from the 52 week high of $10.57 and a 58.3% increase over the 52 week low of $5.30.
BBVA is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group Inc ( MTU ) and Royal Bank Of Canada ( RY ). BBVA's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.58. Zacks Investment Research reports BBVA's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -21%, compared to an industry average of 2.2%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the BBVA Dividend History page.
Interested in gaining exposure to BBVA through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have BBVA as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares KBW International Financial Portfolio ETF ( KBWX )
- iShares MSCI Europe Financials ETF ( EUFN )
- iShares MSCI Spain Index Fund ( EWP )
- BLDRS Europe 100 ADR Index Fund ( ADRU )
- BLDRS Developed Markets 100 ADR Index Fund ( ADRD ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is KBWX with an increase of 2.23% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of BBVA at 4%.