New York Community Bancorp, Inc. ( NYCB ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 06, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.17 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 21, 2018. Shareholders who purchased NYCB prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 11th quarter that NYCB has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $10.75, the dividend yield is 6.33%.
The previous trading day's last sale of NYCB was $10.75, representing a -26.02% decrease from the 52 week high of $14.53 and a 3.37% increase over the 52 week low of $10.40.
NYCB is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Berkshire Hills Bancorp, Inc. ( BHLB ) and Heritage Financial Corporation ( HFWA ). NYCB's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.87. Zacks Investment Research reports NYCB's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as .25%, compared to an industry average of 21.3%.
Interested in gaining exposure to NYCB through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have NYCB as a top-10 holding:
- Invesco KBW High Dividend Yield Financial ETF ( KBWD ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is KBWD with an increase of 2.91% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of NYCB at 2.05%.