State Street Corporation ( STT ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 31, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.47 per share is scheduled to be paid on January 16, 2019. Shareholders who purchased STT prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 11.9% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $63.22, the dividend yield is 2.97%.
The previous trading day's last sale of STT was $63.22, representing a -44.67% decrease from the 52 week high of $114.27 and a 9.24% increase over the 52 week low of $57.87.
STT is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as J P Morgan Chase & Co ( JPM ) and Bank of America Corporation ( BAC ). STT's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $6.26. Zacks Investment Research reports STT's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 24.08%, compared to an industry average of 26.9%.
Interested in gaining exposure to STT through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have STT as a top-10 holding:
The top-performing ETF of this group is TETF with an decrease of -17.11% over the last 100 days. KBWB has the highest percent weighting of STT at 4.13%.