Oritani Financial Corp. ( ORIT ) has announced an ex-dividend date of November 28, 2012 and a cash dividend payment of $0.4 per share scheduled for December 14, 2012. Shareholders who purchased ORIT stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 166.67% increase over the prior month. At the current stock price of $14.87, the dividend yield is 2.69%.
The previous trading day's last sale of ORIT was $14.87, representing a -3.06% decrease from the 52 week high of $15.34 and a 23.71% increase over the 52 week low of $12.02.
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 $.79. Zacks Investment Research reports ORIT's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 20.48%, compared to an industry average of 9.4%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the ORIT Dividend History page.
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