IBERIABANK Corporation ( IBKC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 29, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.34 per share is scheduled to be paid on January 29, 2016. Shareholders who purchased IBKC prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 35th quarter that IBKC has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $56.57, the dividend yield is 2.4%.
The previous trading day's last sale of IBKC was $56.57, representing a -20.56% decrease from the 52 week high of $71.21 and a 8.23% increase over the 52 week low of $52.27.
IBKC is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Wells Fargo & Company ( WFC ) and J P Morgan Chase & Co ( JPM ). IBKC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.64. Zacks Investment Research reports IBKC's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as 12.29%, compared to an industry average of 12.8%.
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