Lakeland Financial Corporation (LKFN) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 14, 2012
Lakeland Financial Corporation ( LKFN ) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 14, 2012 and a cash dividend payment of $0.17 per share scheduled for December 31, 2012. Shareholders who purchased LKFN stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that LKFN has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $24.81, the dividend yield is 2.74%.
The previous trading day's last sale of LKFN was $24.81, representing a -13.91% decrease from the 52 week high of $28.82 and a 5.71% increase over the 52 week low of $23.47.
LKFN is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Wells Fargo & Company ( WFC ) and J P Morgan Chase & Co ( JPM ). LKFN's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.13. Zacks Investment Research reports LKFN's forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as 16.38%, compared to an industry average of 15.2%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the LKFN Dividend History page.