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SunTrust Banks, Inc. (STI) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 27, 2014

SunTrust Banks, Inc. ( STI ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 27, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.2 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 15, 2014. Shareholders who purchased STI stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 100% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current stock price of $38.45, the dividend yield is 2.08%.

The previous trading day's last sale of STI was $38.45, representing a -6.8% decrease from the 52 week high of $41.26 and a 21.72% increase over the 52 week low of $31.59.

STI is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Wells Fargo & Company ( WFC ) and J P Morgan Chase & Co ( JPM ). STI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.55. Zacks Investment Research reports STI's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 11.62%, compared to an industry average of -.4%.

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

Interested in gaining exposure to STI through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?

The following ETF(s) have STI as a top-10 holding:

  • iShares U.S. Regional Banks ETF ( IAT )
  • PowerShares KBW Bank Portfolio ETF ( KBWB )
  • iShares Russell MidCap Value Index Fund ( IWS )
  • ProShares Ultra Russell MidCap Value ( UVU ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is UVU with an increase of 12.82% over the last 100 days. IAT has the highest percent weighting of STI at 5.49%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.


The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

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