Wintrust Financial Corporation (WTFC) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 04, 2014
Wintrust Financial Corporation ( WTFC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 04, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.1 per share is scheduled to be paid on February 20, 2014. Shareholders who purchased WTFC stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 11.11% increase over the prior quarter.
The previous trading day's last sale of WTFC was $43.83, representing a -8.8% decrease from the 52 week high of $48.06 and a 26.57% increase over the 52 week low of $34.63.
WTFC is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Wells Fargo & Company ( WFC ) and J P Morgan Chase & Co ( JPM ). WTFC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.75. Zacks Investment Research reports WTFC's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 4.65%, compared to an industry average of 6.4%.