First Financial Holdings, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 14, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.2 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 23, 2014.
Shareholders who purchased SCBT stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
5.26% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price
of $58.32, the dividend yield is 1.37%.
The previous trading day's last sale of SCBT was $58.32,
representing a -15.1% decrease from the 52 week high of $68.69 and
a 24.62% increase over the 52 week low of $46.80.
SCBT is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies
such as Wells Fargo & Company (
) and J P Morgan Chase & Co (
). SCBT's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.47. Zacks Investment Research reports SCBT's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 17.95%, compared to an
industry average of 12.6%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to SCBT through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have SCBT as a top-10 holding:
- First Trust Dow Jones Select MicroCap Index(sm) Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is FDM with an increase of
0.06% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of SCBT at 1.43%.