PacWest Bancorp (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 15, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.25 per share is scheduled to be paid on
August 30, 2013. Shareholders who purchased PACW stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
marks the 4th quarter that PACW has paid the same dividend. At the
current stock price of $34.82, the dividend yield is 2.87%.
The previous trading day's last sale of PACW was $34.82,
representing a -4.1% decrease from the 52 week high of $36.31 and a
61.95% increase over the 52 week low of $21.50.
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 $1.45. Zacks Investment Research reports PACW's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -18.23%, compared to an
industry average of 8.7%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
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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 (
The top-performing ETF of this group is KBWR with an increase of
15.14% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of PACW at 3%.