First Busey Corporation ( BUSE ) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 17, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.04 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 26, 2013. Shareholders who purchased BUSE stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an -50% decrease from the prior quarter.
The previous trading day's last sale of BUSE was $4.23, representing a -15.4% decrease from the 52 week high of $5 and a 3.42% increase over the 52 week low of $4.09.
BUSE is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Wells Fargo & Company ( WFC ) and J P Morgan Chase & Co ( JPM ). BUSE's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.23. Zacks Investment Research reports BUSE's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 20%, compared to an industry average of 7.7%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the BUSE Dividend History page.
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