Regions Financial Corporation ( RF ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 06, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.14 per share is scheduled to be paid on January 02, 2019. Shareholders who purchased RF prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 55.56% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $16.63, the dividend yield is 3.37%.
The previous trading day's last sale of RF was $16.63, representing a -17.71% decrease from the 52 week high of $20.21 and a 7.85% increase over the 52 week low of $15.42.
RF is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as J P Morgan Chase & Co ( JPM ) and Bank of America Corporation ( BAC ). RF's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.44. Zacks Investment Research reports RF's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 44.4%, compared to an industry average of 32.5%.
Interested in gaining exposure to RF through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have RF as a top-10 holding:
- iShares U.S. Regional Banks ETF ( IAT )
- Invesco Global Listed Private Equity ETF ( PSP )
- John Hancock Multifactor Mid Cap ETF ( JHMM )
- Vanguard Mid-Cap Value ETF ( VOE ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is JHMM with an decrease of -3.17% over the last 100 days. IAT has the highest percent weighting of RF at 3.01%.