Investar Holding Corporation ( ISTR ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 30, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.0082 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 30, 2015. Shareholders who purchased ISTR prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 5.13% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $15.43, the dividend yield is .21%.
The previous trading day's last sale of ISTR was $15.43, representing a -11.41% decrease from the 52 week high of $17.42 and a 18.69% increase over the 52 week low of $13.
ISTR is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Wells Fargo & Company ( WFC ) and J P Morgan Chase & Co ( JPM ). ISTR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.99.