First Citizens BancShares, Inc. (FCNCA) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 13, 2012
First Citizens BancShares, Inc. ( FCNCA ) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 13, 2012 and a cash dividend payment of $0.3 per share scheduled for December 27, 2012. Shareholders who purchased FCNCA stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 16th quarter that FCNCA has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $160.08, the dividend yield is .75%.
The previous trading day's last sale of FCNCA was $160.08, representing a -14.72% decrease from the 52 week high of $187.72 and a 0.49% increase over the 52 week low of $159.30.
FCNCA is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Wells Fargo & Company ( WFC ) and J P Morgan Chase & Co ( JPM ). FCNCA's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $13.93. Zacks Investment Research reports FCNCA's forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as 33.26%, compared to an industry average of 18.2%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the FCNCA Dividend History page.