WesBanco, Inc. (WSBC) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 05, 2012
WesBanco, Inc. ( WSBC ) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 05, 2012 and a cash dividend payment of $0.18 per share scheduled for January 02, 2013. Shareholders who purchased WSBC stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 12.5% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current stock price of $21.11, the dividend yield is 3.41%.
The previous trading day's last sale of WSBC was $21.11, representing a -6.76% decrease from the 52 week high of $22.64 and a 14.11% increase over the 52 week low of $18.50.
WSBC is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Wells Fargo & Company ( WFC ) and J P Morgan Chase & Co ( JPM ). WSBC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.78. Zacks Investment Research reports WSBC's forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as 12.42%, compared to an industry average of 18.4%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the WSBC Dividend History page.