Northwest Bancshares, Inc. (NWBI) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for April 30, 2013
Northwest Bancshares, Inc. ( NWBI ) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 30, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.24 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 16, 2013. Shareholders who purchased NWBI stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 100% increase over the prior quarter.
The previous trading day's last sale of NWBI was $12.5, representing a -3.47% decrease from the 52 week high of $12.95 and a 13.33% increase over the 52 week low of $11.03.
NWBI is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Wells Fargo & Company ( WFC ) and J P Morgan Chase & Co ( JPM ). NWBI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.69. Zacks Investment Research reports NWBI's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 2.94%, compared to an industry average of -2.7%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the NWBI Dividend History page.
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Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have NWBI as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares S&P SmallCap Low Volatility Portfolio ( XSLV ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is XSLV with an decrease of 0% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of NWBI at 1%.