SCBT Financial Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 15, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.18 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 24, 2013.
Shareholders who purchased SCBT stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd
quarter that SCBT has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $50, the dividend yield is 1.44%.
The previous trading day's last sale of SCBT was $50,
representing a -3.25% decrease from the 52 week high of $51.68 and
a 58.73% increase over the 52 week low of $31.50.
SCBT is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies
such as Wells Fargo & Company (
) and J P Morgan Chase & Co (
). SCBT's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.16. Zacks Investment Research reports SCBT's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 34.37%, compared to an
industry average of 7.8%.
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