Simplicity Bancorp Inc. (SMPL) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 12, 2013
Simplicity Bancorp Inc. ( SMPL ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 12, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.08 per share is scheduled to be paid on February 28, 2013. Shareholders who purchased SMPL stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that SMPL has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of SMPL was $14.69, representing a -6.67% decrease from the 52 week high of $15.74 and a 12.14% increase over the 52 week low of $13.10.
SMPL is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as HSBC Holdings plc ( HBC ) and People's United Financial, Inc. ( PBCT ). SMPL's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.65. Zacks Investment Research reports SMPL's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -32.1%, compared to an industry average of .1%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the SMPL Dividend History page.