First Niagara Financial Group Inc. (FNFG) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for November 06, 2013
First Niagara Financial Group Inc. ( FNFG ) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 06, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.08 per share is scheduled to be paid on November 15, 2013. Shareholders who purchased FNFG stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 8th quarter that FNFG has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $11.06, the dividend yield is 2.89%.
The previous trading day's last sale of FNFG was $11.06, representing a -2.3% decrease from the 52 week high of $11.32 and a 56.21% increase over the 52 week low of $7.08.
FNFG is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Wells Fargo & Company ( WFC ) and J P Morgan Chase & Co ( JPM ). FNFG's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.7. Zacks Investment Research reports FNFG's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as .73%, compared to an industry average of -4.3%.