Sterling Financial Corporation (STSA) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 11, 2014
Sterling Financial Corporation ( STSA ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 11, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.2 per share is scheduled to be paid on February 27, 2014. Shareholders who purchased STSA stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that STSA has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of STSA was $31.06, representing a -11.76% decrease from the 52 week high of $35.20 and a 53.76% increase over the 52 week low of $20.20.
STSA is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as New York Community Bancorp, Inc. ( NYCB ) and Hudson City Bancorp, Inc. ( HCBK ). STSA's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.48. Zacks Investment Research reports STSA's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as %, compared to an industry average of 1.7%.