Guaranty Federal Bancshares, Inc. ( GFED ) will begin trading ex-dividend on October 01, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.05 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 15, 2015. Shareholders who purchased GFED prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 6th quarter that GFED has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $14.67, the dividend yield is 1.36%.
The previous trading day's last sale of GFED was $14.67, representing a -5.35% decrease from the 52 week high of $15.50 and a 21.14% increase over the 52 week low of $12.11.
GFED is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Wells Fargo & Company ( WFC ) and J P Morgan Chase & Co ( JPM ). GFED's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.37. Zacks Investment Research reports GFED's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as 5.26%, compared to an industry average of 11.1%.