Peoples Financial Corporation ( PFBX ) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 26, 2012 and a cash dividend payment of $0.1 per share scheduled for December 31, 2012. Shareholders who purchased PFBX stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that PFBX has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $9.34, the dividend yield is 4.28%.
The previous trading day's last sale of PFBX was $9.34, representing a -22.21% decrease from the 52 week high of $12 and a 15.1% increase over the 52 week low of $8.11.
PFBX is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Wells Fargo & Company ( WFC ) and J P Morgan Chase & Co ( JPM ). PFBX's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.22. Zacks Investment Research reports PFBX's forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as 104.35%, compared to an industry average of 18.2%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the PFBX Dividend History page.
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