Great Southern Bancorp, Inc. ( GSBC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 25, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.22 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 09, 2015. Shareholders who purchased GSBC prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 10% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current stock price of $41.45, the dividend yield is 2.12%.
The previous trading day's last sale of GSBC was $41.45, representing a -3.6% decrease from the 52 week high of $43 and a 39.09% increase over the 52 week low of $29.80.
GSBC is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Wells Fargo & Company ( WFC ) and J P Morgan Chase & Co ( JPM ). GSBC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.37. Zacks Investment Research reports GSBC's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as 2.8%, compared to an industry average of 11.1%.