National Penn Bancshares, Inc. ( NPBC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on July 31, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.1 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 16, 2013. Shareholders who purchased NPBC stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that NPBC has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $10.9, the dividend yield is 3.67%.
The previous trading day's last sale of NPBC was $10.9, representing a -4.39% decrease from the 52 week high of $11.40 and a 30.23% increase over the 52 week low of $8.37.
NPBC is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Wells Fargo & Company ( WFC ) and J P Morgan Chase & Co ( JPM ). NPBC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.39. Zacks Investment Research reports NPBC's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 3.03%, compared to an industry average of 5%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the NPBC Dividend History page.
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