HopFed Bancorp, Inc. ( HFBC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 28, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.04 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 16, 2015. Shareholders who purchased HFBC prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 9th quarter that HFBC has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $11.95, the dividend yield is 1.34%.
The previous trading day's last sale of HFBC was $11.95, representing a -13.78% decrease from the 52 week high of $13.86 and a 10.55% increase over the 52 week low of $10.81.
HFBC is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Wells Fargo & Company ( WFC ) and J P Morgan Chase & Co ( JPM ). HFBC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.31. Zacks Investment Research reports HFBC's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as -31.48%, compared to an industry average of 11.1%.