First Commonwealth Financial Corporation ( FCF ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 03, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.08 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 19, 2017. Shareholders who purchased FCF prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 14.29% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $13.06, the dividend yield is 2.45%.
The previous trading day's last sale of FCF was $13.06, representing a -10.61% decrease from the 52 week high of $14.61 and a 54.37% increase over the 52 week low of $8.46.
FCF is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as J P Morgan Chase & Co ( JPM ) and Wells Fargo & Company ( WFC ). FCF's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.71. Zacks Investment Research reports FCF's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as 11.59%, compared to an industry average of 9.2%.