PacWest Bancorp (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 14, 2014. A cash
dividend payment of $0.25 per share is scheduled to be paid on
August 26, 2014. Shareholders who purchased PACW stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
marks the 8th quarter that PACW has paid the same dividend. At the
current stock price of $39.95, the dividend yield is 2.5%.
The previous trading day's last sale of PACW was $39.95,
representing a -15.66% decrease from the 52 week high of $47.37 and
a 21.84% increase over the 52 week low of $32.79.
PACW is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies
such as Wells Fargo & Company (
) and J P Morgan Chase & Co (
). PACW's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.24. Zacks Investment Research reports PACW's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 18.27%, compared to an
industry average of 12.6%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to PACW through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have PACW as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares KBW Regional Banking Portfolio ETF (
- First Trust NASDAQ ABA Community Bank Index Fund (
- iShares Russell 2000 Value Index Fund (
- Vanguard Russell 2000 Value ETF (
- ProShares Ultra Russell2000 Value (
The top-performing ETF of this group is VTWV with an decrease of
-3.58% over the last 100 days. KBWR has the highest percent
weighting of PACW at 2.9%.