Sterling Financial Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 28, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.2 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 15,
2014. Shareholders who purchased STSA stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
marks the 4th quarter that STSA has paid the same dividend. At the
current stock price of $32.93, the dividend yield is 7.29%.
The previous trading day's last sale of STSA was $32.93,
representing a -6.45% decrease from the 52 week high of $35.20 and
a 63.02% increase over the 52 week low of $20.20.
STSA is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies
such as New York Community Bancorp, Inc. (
) and Hudson City Bancorp, Inc. (
). STSA's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.48. Zacks Investment Research reports STSA's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as %, compared to an industry
average of 3%.
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