Hilltop Holdings Inc. ( HTH ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 14, 2019. A cash dividend payment of $0.08 per share is scheduled to be paid on February 28, 2019. Shareholders who purchased HTH prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 14.29% increase over prior dividend payment.
The previous trading day's last sale of HTH was $18.66, representing a -27.9% decrease from the 52 week high of $25.88 and a 13.57% increase over the 52 week low of $16.43.
HTH is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as J P Morgan Chase & Co ( JPM ) and Bank of America Corporation ( BAC ). HTH's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.28. Zacks Investment Research reports HTH's forecasted earnings growth in 2019 as 18.75%, compared to an industry average of 9.7%.