Athens Bancshares Corporation ( AFCB ) will begin trading ex-dividend on October 29, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.05 per share is scheduled to be paid on November 15, 2013. Shareholders who purchased AFCB stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 14th quarter that AFCB has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $18, the dividend yield is 1.11%.
The previous trading day's last sale of AFCB was $18, representing a -5.31% decrease from the 52 week high of $19.01 and a 15.16% increase over the 52 week low of $15.63.
AFCB is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as HSBC Holdings plc ( HBC ) and E*TRADE Financial Corporation ( ETFC ). AFCB's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.15.
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