Prosperity Bancshares, Inc. (PB) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for September 12, 2013
Prosperity Bancshares, Inc. ( PB ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 12, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.215 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 01, 2013. Shareholders who purchased PB stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that PB has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $60.41, the dividend yield is 1.42%.
The previous trading day's last sale of PB was $60.41, representing a -2.22% decrease from the 52 week high of $61.78 and a 56.66% increase over the 52 week low of $38.56.
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 $3.42. Zacks Investment Research reports PB's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 11.05%, compared to an industry average of .3%.
Interested in gaining exposure to PB through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have PB as a top-10 holding:
- SPDR Bank ETF ( KBE )
- SPDR S&P Regional Banking ETF ( KRE )
- iShares Russell 2000 Value Index Fund ( IWN )
- SPDR Russell 2000 ETF ( TWOK )
- iShares Russell 2000 Index Fund ( IWM ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is KBE with an increase of 20.07% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of PB at 2.35%.