Live Oak Bancshares, Inc. ( LOB ) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 30, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.03 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 17, 2018. Shareholders who purchased LOB prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 6th quarter that LOB has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $18.56, the dividend yield is .65%.
The previous trading day's last sale of LOB was $18.56, representing a -43.67% decrease from the 52 week high of $32.95 and a 2.77% increase over the 52 week low of $18.06.
LOB is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as J P Morgan Chase & Co ( JPM ) and Bank of America Corporation ( BAC ). LOB's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.72. Zacks Investment Research reports LOB's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 7.2%, compared to an industry average of 32.5%.