MidSouth Bancorp ( MSL ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 14, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.01 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 02, 2018. Shareholders who purchased MSL prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that MSL has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of MSL was $13.55, representing a -18.37% decrease from the 52 week high of $16.60 and a 22.62% increase over the 52 week low of $11.05.
MSL is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as J P Morgan Chase & Co ( JPM ) and Bank of America Corporation ( BAC ). MSL's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$1. Zacks Investment Research reports MSL's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 368.52%, compared to an industry average of 27.4%.