Chemical Financial Corporation ( CHFC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 02, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.26 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 18, 2015. Shareholders who purchased CHFC prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 8.33% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current stock price of $36.85, the dividend yield is 2.82%.
The previous trading day's last sale of CHFC was $36.85, representing a -1.1% decrease from the 52 week high of $37.26 and a 33.95% increase over the 52 week low of $27.51.
CHFC is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Wells Fargo & Company ( WFC ) and J P Morgan Chase & Co ( JPM ). CHFC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.18. Zacks Investment Research reports CHFC's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as 13.51%, compared to an industry average of 8.3%.
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