Cathay General Bancorp (CATY) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 29, 2013

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Cathay General Bancorp ( CATY ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 29, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.01 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 13, 2013. Shareholders who purchased CATY stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 17th quarter that CATY has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $22.46, the dividend yield is .18%.

The previous trading day's last sale of CATY was $22.46, representing a -9.62% decrease from the 52 week high of $24.85 and a 39.76% increase over the 52 week low of $16.07.

CATY is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Wells Fargo & Company ( WFC ) and J P Morgan Chase & Co ( JPM ). CATY's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.29. Zacks Investment Research reports CATY's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 10.78%, compared to an industry average of 8.8%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the CATY Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.



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