United Bankshares, Inc. (
) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 12, 2012 and a cash
dividend payment of $0.31 per share scheduled for January 02, 2013.
Shareholders who purchased UBSI stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 5th
quarter that UBSI has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $24.93, the dividend yield is 4.97%.
The previous trading day's last sale of UBSI was $24.93,
representing a -19.35% decrease from the 52 week high of $30.91 and
a 10.6% increase over the 52 week low of $22.54.
UBSI is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies
such as Wells Fargo & Company (
) and J P Morgan Chase & Co (
). UBSI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.62. Zacks Investment Research reports UBSI's
forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as 3.45%, compared to an
industry average of 18.3%.
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