Banco Latinoamericano de Comercio Exterior, S.A. (BLX) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for October 24, 2013
Banco Latinoamericano de Comercio Exterior, S.A. ( BLX ) will begin trading ex-dividend on October 24, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.3 per share is scheduled to be paid on November 06, 2013. Shareholders who purchased BLX stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 5th quarter that BLX has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $26.69, the dividend yield is 4.5%.
The previous trading day's last sale of BLX was $26.69, representing a -2.16% decrease from the 52 week high of $27.28 and a 30.77% increase over the 52 week low of $20.41.
BLX is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Westpac Banking Corporation ( WBK ) and Royal Bank Of Canada ( RY ). BLX's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.23. Zacks Investment Research reports BLX's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -3.63%, compared to an industry average of .5%.