MB Financial Inc. ( MBFI ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 13, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.1 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 29, 2013. Shareholders who purchased MBFI stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 900% increase over the same period a year ago.
The previous trading day's last sale of MBFI was $23.88, representing a -1.65% decrease from the 52 week high of $24.28 and a 40.47% increase over the 52 week low of $17.
MBFI is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Wells Fargo & Company ( WFC ) and J P Morgan Chase & Co ( JPM ). MBFI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.6. Zacks Investment Research reports MBFI's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -2.35%, compared to an industry average of 5.8%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the MBFI Dividend History page.
Interested in gaining exposure to MBFI through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have MBFI as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares KBW Regional Banking Portfolio ETF ( KBWR ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is KBWR with an increase of 6.38% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of MBFI at 2.45%.
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