Fox Chase Bancorp, Inc. ( FXCB ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 12, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.12 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 28, 2014. Shareholders who purchased FXCB stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 20% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $17.04, the dividend yield is 2.82%.
The previous trading day's last sale of FXCB was $17.04, representing a -6.58% decrease from the 52 week high of $18.24 and a 8.71% increase over the 52 week low of $15.68.
FXCB is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as E*TRADE Financial Corporation ( ETFC ) and People's United Financial, Inc. ( PBCT ). FXCB's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.6. Zacks Investment Research reports FXCB's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 63.54%, compared to an industry average of 4%.