United Bankshares, Inc. ( UBSI ) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 07, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.34 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 02, 2018. Shareholders who purchased UBSI prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that UBSI has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $36.6, the dividend yield is 3.72%.
The previous trading day's last sale of UBSI was $36.6, representing a -11.7% decrease from the 52 week high of $41.45 and a 15.46% increase over the 52 week low of $31.70.
UBSI is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as J P Morgan Chase & Co ( JPM ) and Bank of America Corporation ( BAC ). UBSI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.67. Zacks Investment Research reports UBSI's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 29.47%, compared to an industry average of 30.9%.
Interested in gaining exposure to UBSI through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have UBSI as a top-10 holding:
The top-performing ETF of this group is SMDV with an increase of 3.56% over the last 100 days. KBE has the highest percent weighting of UBSI at 1.07%.