MidWestOne Financial Group, Inc. ( MOFG ) has announced an ex-dividend date of November 28, 2012 and a cash dividend payment of $0.095 per share scheduled for December 17, 2012. Shareholders who purchased MOFG stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 58.33% increase over the same quarter a year ago. At the current stock price of $19.81, the dividend yield is 1.92%.
The previous trading day's last sale of MOFG was $19.81, representing a -14.8% decrease from the 52 week high of $23.25 and a 39.41% increase over the 52 week low of $14.21.
MOFG is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Wells Fargo & Company ( WFC ) and J P Morgan Chase & Co ( JPM ). MOFG's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.84. Zacks Investment Research reports MOFG's forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as 33.56%, compared to an industry average of 15.1%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the MOFG Dividend History page.