Banco Bilbao Viscaya Argentaria S.A. ( BBVA ) will begin trading ex-dividend on October 05, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.086 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 25, 2017. Shareholders who purchased BBVA prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an -24.56% decrease from the prior dividend payment.
The previous trading day's last sale of BBVA was $8.76, representing a -6.26% decrease from the 52 week high of $9.35 and a 48.73% increase over the 52 week low of $5.89.
BBVA is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Royal Bank Of Canada ( RY ) and Banco Santander, S.A. ( SAN ). BBVA's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.62. Zacks Investment Research reports BBVA's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as 37.27%, compared to an industry average of 12.2%.
Interested in gaining exposure to BBVA through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have BBVA as a top-10 holding:
- iShares MSCI Spain Capped Index Fund ( EWP ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is EWP with an increase of 1.85% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of BBVA at 10.16%.
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