Prosperity Bancshares, Inc. (PB) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 12, 2013


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Prosperity Bancshares, Inc. ( PB ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 12, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.24 per share is scheduled to be paid on January 02, 2014. Shareholders who purchased PB stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 11.63% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $62.61, the dividend yield is 1.53%.

The previous trading day's last sale of PB was $62.61, representing a -4.4% decrease from the 52 week high of $65.49 and a 51.93% increase over the 52 week low of $41.21.

PB is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Wells Fargo & Company ( WFC ) and J P Morgan Chase & Co ( JPM ). PB's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.51. Zacks Investment Research reports PB's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 10.86%, compared to an industry average of -2.3%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the PB Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to PB through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have PB as a top-10 holding:

  • iShares Morningstar Small Core Index Fund ( JKJ )
  • iShares Russell 2000 Value Index Fund ( IWN )
  • Vanguard Russell 2000 Value ETF ( VTWV )
  • iShares Russell 2000 Index Fund ( IWM )
  • Vanguard Russell 2000 ETF ( VTWO ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is VTWO with an increase of 7.11% over the last 100 days. JKJ has the highest percent weighting of PB at 0.78%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

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