Simplicity Bancorp Inc. (SMPL) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 15, 2013

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Simplicity Bancorp Inc. ( SMPL ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 15, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.08 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 30, 2013. Shareholders who purchased SMPL stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 5th quarter that SMPL has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $15.15, the dividend yield is 2.11%.

The previous trading day's last sale of SMPL was $15.15, representing a -3.75% decrease from the 52 week high of $15.74 and a 12.22% increase over the 52 week low of $13.50.

SMPL is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as HSBC Holdings plc ( HBC ) and People's United Financial, Inc. ( PBCT ). SMPL's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.75. Zacks Investment Research reports SMPL's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as -14.47%, compared to an industry average of -2.5%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the SMPL Dividend History page.



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