German American Bancorp, Inc. ( GABC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 08, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.13 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 20, 2017. Shareholders who purchased GABC prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an -27.78% decrease from prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $33.32, the dividend yield is 1.56%.
The previous trading day's last sale of GABC was $33.32, representing a -8.23% decrease from the 52 week high of $36.31 and a 46.01% increase over the 52 week low of $22.82.
GABC is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as J P Morgan Chase & Co ( JPM ) and Wells Fargo & Company ( WFC ). GABC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.6. Zacks Investment Research reports GABC's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as 9.75%, compared to an industry average of 7.3%.