Oritani Financial Corp. ( ORIT ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 02, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.5 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 18, 2015. Shareholders who purchased ORIT prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 185.71% increase over the prior month. At the current stock price of $17.34, the dividend yield is 34.6%.
The previous trading day's last sale of ORIT was $17.34, representing a -0.17% decrease from the 52 week high of $17.37 and a 23.5% increase over the 52 week low of $14.04.
ORIT is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Wells Fargo & Company ( WFC ) and J P Morgan Chase & Co ( JPM ). ORIT's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.16.
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