PacWest Bancorp (PACW) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 22, 2014
PacWest Bancorp ( PACW ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 22, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.25 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 05, 2014. Shareholders who purchased PACW stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 7th quarter that PACW has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $39.29, the dividend yield is 2.55%.
The previous trading day's last sale of PACW was $39.29, representing a -17.06% decrease from the 52 week high of $47.37 and a 43.08% increase over the 52 week low of $27.46.
PACW is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Wells Fargo & Company ( WFC ) and J P Morgan Chase & Co ( JPM ). PACW's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.25. Zacks Investment Research reports PACW's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 37.03%, compared to an industry average of 10.6%.
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The following ETF(s) have PACW as a top-10 holding:
The top-performing ETF of this group is KRE with an decrease of -7.95% over the last 100 days. KBWR has the highest percent weighting of PACW at 5.44%.