Cullen/Frost Bankers, Inc. ( CFR ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 27, 2019. A cash dividend payment of $0.67 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 15, 2019. Shareholders who purchased CFR prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that CFR has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of CFR was $105.12, representing a -13.6% decrease from the 52 week high of $121.66 and a 28.4% increase over the 52 week low of $81.87.
CFR is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as J P Morgan Chase & Co ( JPM ) and Bank of America Corporation ( BAC ). CFR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $6.89. Zacks Investment Research reports CFR's forecasted earnings growth in 2019 as 3.16%, compared to an industry average of 6%.
Interested in gaining exposure to CFR through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have CFR as a top-10 holding:
- First Trust Nasdaq Bank ETF ( FTXO )
- iShares Inc iShares MSCI Switzerland ETF ( EWL )
- Invesco KBW Regional Banking ETF ( KBWR )
- SPDR S&P 400 Mid Cap Value ETF (based on S&P MidCap 400 Value ( MDYV )
- iShares S&P Mid-Cap 400 Value ETF ( IJJ ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is EWL with an decrease of -0.52% over the last 100 days. FTXO has the highest percent weighting of CFR at 4.05%.
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