FIRST REPUBLIC BANK (FRC) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 13, 2012
FIRST REPUBLIC BANK ( FRC ) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 13, 2012 and a cash dividend payment of $0.1 per share scheduled for December 28, 2012. Shareholders who purchased FRC stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that FRC has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $32.63, the dividend yield is 1.23%.
The previous trading day's last sale of FRC was $32.63, representing a -7.14% decrease from the 52 week high of $35.14 and a 13.85% increase over the 52 week low of $28.66.
FRC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.67. Zacks Investment Research reports FRC's forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as 2.58%, compared to an industry average of 17.9%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the FRC Dividend History page.
Interested in gaining exposure to FRC through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have FRC as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares KBW Regional Banking Portfolio ETF ( KBWR )
- PowerShares Fundamental Pure Small Core Portfolio ( PXSC ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is PXSC with an increase of 2.7% over the last 100 days. KBWR has the highest percent weighting of FRC at 2.9%.