BancorpSouth, Inc. (
) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 12, 2012 and a cash
dividend payment of $0.01 per share scheduled for January 02, 2013.
Shareholders who purchased BXS stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 7th
quarter that BXS has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $13.53, the dividend yield is .3%.
The previous trading day's last sale of BXS was $13.53,
representing a -13.77% decrease from the 52 week high of $15.69 and
a 35.88% increase over the 52 week low of $9.96.
BXS is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies
such as Wells Fargo & Company (
) and J P Morgan Chase & Co (
). BXS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $.88. Zacks Investment Research reports BXS's
forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as 113.33%, compared to an
industry average of 18.3%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
dates, visit the
Interested in gaining exposure to BXS through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have BXS as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares KBW Regional Banking Portfolio ETF (
- SPDR S&P Regional Banking ETF (
- PowerShares Fundamental Pure Small Value Portfolio (
The top-performing ETF of this group is PXSV with an increase of
6.14% over the last 100 days. KBWR has the highest percent
weighting of BXS at 2.53%.