Westamerica Bancorporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on January 30, 2014. A cash
dividend payment of $0.38 per share is scheduled to be paid on
February 14, 2014. Shareholders who purchased WABC stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This represents an 2.7% increase over the same period a year
The previous trading day's last sale of WABC was $51.48,
representing a -10.61% decrease from the 52 week high of $57.59 and
a 23.28% increase over the 52 week low of $41.76.
WABC is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies
such as Wells Fargo & Company (
) and J P Morgan Chase & Co (
). WABC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.51. Zacks Investment Research reports WABC's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as -3.6%, compared to an
industry average of 10.9%.
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