Home BancShares, Inc. (HOMB) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 13, 2012
Home BancShares, Inc. ( HOMB ) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 13, 2012 and a cash dividend payment of $0.13 per share scheduled for December 31, 2012. Shareholders who purchased HOMB stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 62.5% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current stock price of $32.75, the dividend yield is 4.76%.
The previous trading day's last sale of HOMB was $32.75, representing a -8.62% decrease from the 52 week high of $35.84 and a 37.14% increase over the 52 week low of $23.88.
HOMB is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Wells Fargo & Company ( WFC ) and J P Morgan Chase & Co ( JPM ). HOMB's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.13. Zacks Investment Research reports HOMB's forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as 23.32%, compared to an industry average of 18.2%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the HOMB Dividend History page.