Prosperity Bancshares, Inc. (PB) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 12, 2012
Prosperity Bancshares, Inc. ( PB ) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 12, 2012 and a cash dividend payment of $0.215 per share scheduled for December 31, 2012. Shareholders who purchased PB stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 10.26% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $41.23, the dividend yield is 2.09%.
The previous trading day's last sale of PB was $41.23, representing a -13.49% decrease from the 52 week high of $47.66 and a 10.12% increase over the 52 week low of $37.44.
PB is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Wells Fargo & Company ( WFC ) and J P Morgan Chase & Co ( JPM ). PB's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.14. Zacks Investment Research reports PB's forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as 6.44%, compared to an industry average of 11.4%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the PB Dividend History page.