Center Bancorp, Inc. ( CNBC ) has announced an ex-dividend date of January 11, 2013 and a cash dividend payment of $0.055 per share scheduled for February 01, 2013. Shareholders who purchased CNBC stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that CNBC has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of CNBC was $11.68, representing a -2.67% decrease from the 52 week high of $12 and a 24.52% increase over the 52 week low of $9.38.
CNBC is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Wells Fargo & Company ( WFC ) and J P Morgan Chase & Co ( JPM ). CNBC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.98. Zacks Investment Research reports CNBC's forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as 33.13%, compared to an industry average of 7.2%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the CNBC Dividend History page.