Lakeland Financial Corporation (LKFN) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for October 23, 2013
Lakeland Financial Corporation ( LKFN ) will begin trading ex-dividend on October 23, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.19 per share is scheduled to be paid on November 05, 2013. Shareholders who purchased LKFN stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that LKFN has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $34.76, the dividend yield is 2.19%.
The previous trading day's last sale of LKFN was $34.76, representing a -1.11% decrease from the 52 week high of $35.15 and a 48.1% 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 $2.21. Zacks Investment Research reports LKFN's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 6.88%, compared to an industry average of 7.6%.