Westamerica Bancorporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on January 31, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.37 per share is scheduled to be paid on
February 15, 2013. Shareholders who purchased WABC stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This marks the 6th quarter that WABC has paid the same
The previous trading day's last sale of WABC was $44.46,
representing a -10.24% decrease from the 52 week high of $49.53 and
a 9.78% increase over the 52 week low of $40.50.
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 $2.93. Zacks Investment Research reports WABC's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -6.14%, compared to an
industry average of 9.5%.
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