Simmons First National Corporation (
) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 13, 2012 and a cash
dividend payment of $0.2 per share scheduled for December 31, 2012.
Shareholders who purchased SFNC stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th
quarter that SFNC has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $24.47, the dividend yield is 3.27%.
The previous trading day's last sale of SFNC was $24.47,
representing a -14.26% decrease from the 52 week high of $28.54 and
a 9.44% increase over the 52 week low of $22.36.
SFNC is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies
such as Wells Fargo & Company (
) and J P Morgan Chase & Co (
). SFNC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.53. Zacks Investment Research reports SFNC's
forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as 7.41%, compared to an
industry average of 18.2%.
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