Valley National Bancorp (
) 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 (
) and J P Morgan Chase & Co (
). 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
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 (
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%.