Peoples Federal Bancshares, Inc. ( PEOP ) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 30, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.05 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 16, 2014. Shareholders who purchased PEOP stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 25% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $18.06, the dividend yield is 1.11%.
The previous trading day's last sale of PEOP was $18.06, representing a -6.11% decrease from the 52 week high of $19.24 and a 5.61% increase over the 52 week low of $17.10.
PEOP is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as New York Community Bancorp, Inc. ( NYCB ) and Hudson City Bancorp, Inc. ( HCBK ). PEOP's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.35.