Regions Financial Corporation ( RF ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 08, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.09 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 02, 2018. Shareholders who purchased RF prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that RF has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of RF was $19.9, representing a -1% decrease from the 52 week high of $20.10 and a 53.08% increase over the 52 week low of $13.
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. Zacks Investment Research reports RF's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 34.19%, compared to an industry average of 27.3%.
Interested in gaining exposure to RF through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have RF as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares KBW Bank Portfolio ( KBWB )
- SPDR S&P Regional Banking ETF ( KRE )
- iShares Morningstar Mid-Cap ETF ( JKI )
- SPDR S&P 500 Buyback ETF ( SPYB )
- Vanguard Mid-Cap Value ETF ( VOE ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is KBWB with an increase of 13.14% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of RF at 3.67%.