Fulton Financial Corporation (FULT) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 18, 2012
Fulton Financial Corporation ( FULT ) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 18, 2012 and a cash dividend payment of $0.08 per share scheduled for December 27, 2012. Shareholders who purchased FULT stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 33.33% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current stock price of $9.61, the dividend yield is 3.33%.
The previous trading day's last sale of FULT was $9.61, representing a -11.02% decrease from the 52 week high of $10.80 and a 9.83% increase over the 52 week low of $8.75.
FULT is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Wells Fargo & Company ( WFC ) and J P Morgan Chase & Co ( JPM ). FULT's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.78. Zacks Investment Research reports FULT's forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as 9.06%, compared to an industry average of 9.1%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the FULT Dividend History page.