NewBridge Bancorp ( NBBC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 14, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.015 per share is scheduled to be paid on January 15, 2016. Shareholders who purchased NBBC prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that NBBC has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $12.18, the dividend yield is .49%.
The previous trading day's last sale of NBBC was $12.18, representing a -8.39% decrease from the 52 week high of $13.30 and a 62.79% increase over the 52 week low of $7.48.
NBBC is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Wells Fargo & Company ( WFC ) and J P Morgan Chase & Co ( JPM ). NBBC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.5. Zacks Investment Research reports NBBC's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as 11.33%, compared to an industry average of 13%.