Washington Trust Bancorp, Inc. (WASH) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for September 26, 2013


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Washington Trust Bancorp, Inc. ( WASH ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 26, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.26 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 11, 2013. Shareholders who purchased WASH stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 4% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $31.6, the dividend yield is 3.29%.

The previous trading day's last sale of WASH was $31.6, representing a -4.5% decrease from the 52 week high of $33.09 and a 34.47% increase over the 52 week low of $23.50.

WASH is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Wells Fargo & Company ( WFC ) and J P Morgan Chase & Co ( JPM ). WASH's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.08. Zacks Investment Research reports WASH's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as .94%, compared to an industry average of 3.1%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the WASH 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: JPM , WASH , WFC

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