Oriental Financial Group, Inc. ( OFG ) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 27, 2012 and a cash dividend payment of $0.06 per share scheduled for January 15, 2013. Shareholders who purchased OFG stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 5th quarter that OFG has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $13.03, the dividend yield is 1.84%.
The previous trading day's last sale of OFG was $13.03, representing a -1.66% decrease from the 52 week high of $13.25 and a 33.5% increase over the 52 week low of $9.76.
OFG is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Wells Fargo & Company ( WFC ) and J P Morgan Chase & Co ( JPM ). OFG's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.61. Zacks Investment Research reports OFG's forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as 32.84%, compared to an industry average of 17.7%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the OFG Dividend History page.
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