F.N.B. Corporation ( FNB ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 28, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.12 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 15, 2013. Shareholders who purchased FNB stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 17th quarter that FNB has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of FNB was $11.36, representing a -9.12% decrease from the 52 week high of $12.50 and a 14.86% increase over the 52 week low of $9.89.
FNB is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Wells Fargo & Company ( WFC ) and J P Morgan Chase & Co ( JPM ). FNB's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.79. Zacks Investment Research reports FNB's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 2.55%, compared to an industry average of 8.2%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the FNB Dividend History page.
Interested in gaining exposure to FNB through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have FNB as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares KBW Regional Banking Portfolio ETF ( KBWR ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is KBWR with an increase of 6.16% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of FNB at 2.4%.
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