Valley National Bancorp (VLY) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 13, 2013

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Valley National Bancorp ( VLY ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 13, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.1625 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 01, 2013. Shareholders who purchased VLY stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that VLY has paid the same dividend.

The previous trading day's last sale of VLY was $10.32, representing a -18.65% decrease from the 52 week high of $12.69 and a 19.31% increase over the 52 week low of $8.65.

VLY is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Wells Fargo & Company ( WFC ) and J P Morgan Chase & Co ( JPM ). VLY's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.73. Zacks Investment Research reports VLY's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -5.28%, compared to an industry average of 5.8%.

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

Interested in gaining exposure to VLY through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have VLY as a top-10 holding:

  • Guggenheim Global Dividend Opportunities Index ETF ( LVL ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is LVL with an increase of 7.17% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of VLY at 3.18%.

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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