Bank of America Corporation ( BAC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 28, 2019. A cash dividend payment of $0.15 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 29, 2019. Shareholders who purchased BAC prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that BAC has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of BAC was $29.29, representing a -11.38% decrease from the 52 week high of $33.05 and a 29.26% increase over the 52 week low of $22.66.
BAC is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as J P Morgan Chase & Co ( JPM ) and Wells Fargo & Company ( WFC ). BAC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.61. Zacks Investment Research reports BAC's forecasted earnings growth in 2019 as 8.89%, compared to an industry average of 7.5%.
Interested in gaining exposure to BAC through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have BAC as a top-10 holding:
- iShares U.S. Financial Services ETF ( IYG )
- Invesco KBW Bank ETF ( KBWB )
- Fidelity MSCI Financials Index ETF ( FNCL )
- Eaton Vance NextShares Trust ( EVSTC )
- RiverFront Dynamic US Flex-Cap ETF ( RFFC ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is EVSTC with an decrease of 0% over the last 100 days. IYG has the highest percent weighting of BAC at 8.99%.
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