MidSouth Bancorp (MSL) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for September 12, 2013
MidSouth Bancorp ( MSL ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 12, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.08 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 01, 2013. Shareholders who purchased MSL stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 14.29% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current stock price of $15.5, the dividend yield is 2.06%.
The previous trading day's last sale of MSL was $15.5, representing a -11.12% decrease from the 52 week high of $17.44 and a 11.27% increase over the 52 week low of $13.93.
MSL is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Wells Fargo & Company ( WFC ) and J P Morgan Chase & Co ( JPM ). MSL's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.89.