First Niagara Financial Group Inc. (FNFG) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for November 03, 2015

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First Niagara Financial Group Inc. ( FNFG ) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 03, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.08 per share is scheduled to be paid on November 16, 2015. Shareholders who purchased FNFG prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 16th quarter that FNFG has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $10.35, the dividend yield is 3.09%.

The previous trading day's last sale of FNFG was $10.35, representing a -7.75% decrease from the 52 week high of $11.22 and a 43.55% increase over the 52 week low of $7.21.

FNFG is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Wells Fargo & Company ( WFC ) and J P Morgan Chase & Co ( JPM ). FNFG's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.62. Zacks Investment Research reports FNFG's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as -15.49%, compared to an industry average of 9.2%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the FNFG Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to FNFG through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have FNFG as a top-10 holding:

  • PowerShares KBW Regional Banking Portfolio ETF ( KBWR ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is KBWR with an decrease of -4.48% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of FNFG at 3.16%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

This article appears in: News Headlines , Stocks
Referenced Symbols: WFC , JPM , KBWR

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