Fidelity Southern Corporation ( LION ) will begin trading ex-dividend on July 28, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.12 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 14, 2017. Shareholders who purchased LION prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 7th quarter that LION has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $21.35, the dividend yield is 2.25%.
The previous trading day's last sale of LION was $21.35, representing a -14.43% decrease from the 52 week high of $24.95 and a 31.47% increase over the 52 week low of $16.24.
LION is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as J P Morgan Chase & Co ( JPM ) and Wells Fargo & Company ( WFC ). LION's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.78. Zacks Investment Research reports LION's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as -.22%, compared to an industry average of 11.4%.