Nicholas Financial, Inc. (
) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 19, 2012 and a cash
dividend payment of $2 per share scheduled for December 28, 2012.
Shareholders who purchased NICK stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
1566.67% increase over the prior month. At the current stock price
of $13.99, the dividend yield is 171.55%.
The previous trading day's last sale of NICK was $13.99,
representing a -2.91% decrease from the 52 week high of $14.41 and
a 23.81% increase over the 52 week low of $11.30.
NICK is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies
such as Encore Capital Group Inc (
) and Federal Agricultural Mortgage Corporation (
). NICK's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.81. Zacks Investment Research reports NICK's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -2.7%, compared to an
industry average of 15.9%.
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