Heritage Oaks Bancorp ( HEOP ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 13, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.06 per share is scheduled to be paid on February 28, 2017. Shareholders who purchased HEOP prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 8th quarter that HEOP has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of HEOP was $13.16, representing a -6.8% decrease from the 52 week high of $14.12 and a 89.35% increase over the 52 week low of $6.95.
HEOP is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as J P Morgan Chase & Co ( JPM ) and Wells Fargo & Company ( WFC ). HEOP's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.49. Zacks Investment Research reports HEOP's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as 24.49%, compared to an industry average of 13.1%.
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