The First Bancshares, Inc. (FBMS) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for November 07, 2013


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The First Bancshares, Inc. ( FBMS ) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 07, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.0375 per share is scheduled to be paid on November 27, 2013. Shareholders who purchased FBMS stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 12th quarter that FBMS has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $15.48, the dividend yield is .97%.

The previous trading day's last sale of FBMS was $15.48, representing a -6.75% decrease from the 52 week high of $16.60 and a 69.55% increase over the 52 week low of $9.13.

FBMS is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Wells Fargo & Company ( WFC ) and J P Morgan Chase & Co ( JPM ). FBMS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.06. Zacks Investment Research reports FBMS's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -18.1%, compared to an industry average of 2.5%.

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

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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Referenced Stocks: FBMS , JPM , WFC

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