FirstMerit Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 28, 2014. A cash
dividend payment of $0.16 per share is scheduled to be paid on
September 15, 2014. Shareholders who purchased FMER stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This marks the 20th quarter that FMER has paid the same dividend.
At the current stock price of $17.58, the dividend yield is
The previous trading day's last sale of FMER was $17.58,
representing a -25.23% decrease from the 52 week high of $23.51 and
a 3.08% increase over the 52 week low of $17.05.
FMER is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies
such as Wells Fargo & Company (
) and J P Morgan Chase & Co (
). FMER's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.22. Zacks Investment Research reports FMER's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as -4.59%, compared to an
industry average of 1.2%.
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