BancorpSouth, Inc. (BXS) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 12, 2012

By
A A A

BancorpSouth, Inc. ( BXS ) 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 ( WFC ) and J P Morgan Chase & Co ( JPM ). 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 BXS Dividend History page.

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 ( KBWR )
  • SPDR S&P Regional Banking ETF ( KRE )
  • PowerShares Fundamental Pure Small Value Portfolio ( PXSV ).

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%.



The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc.



This article appears in: News Headlines , Stocks

Referenced Stocks: BXS , JPM , KBWR , KRE , PXSV , WFC

NASDAQ.com News

NASDAQ.com News

More from NASDAQ.com News:

Related Videos

How to Invest in Bitcoin
How to Invest in Bitcoin            

Stocks

Referenced

Most Active by Volume

36,949,302
  • $5.93 ▼ 7.34%
36,326,411
  • $15.215 ▼ 1.39%
35,802,668
  • $119.13 ▲ 0.19%
26,334,034
  • $40.8001 ▼ 2.88%
22,917,025
  • $2.15 ▲ 82.20%
19,655,168
  • $91.44 ▲ 1.81%
19,353,442
  • $76.8964 ▼ 1.41%
18,499,252
  • $23.98 ▼ 0.42%
As of 1/30/2015, 11:49 AM


Find a Credit Card

Select a credit card product by:
Select an offer:
Search
Data Provided by BankRate.com