Popular, Inc. ( BPOP ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 18, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.15 per share is scheduled to be paid on January 04, 2016. Shareholders who purchased BPOP prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. At the current stock price of $27.41, the dividend yield is 2.19%.
The previous trading day's last sale of BPOP was $27.41, representing a -23.5% decrease from the 52 week high of $35.83 and a 1.9% increase over the 52 week low of $26.90.
BPOP is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Wells Fargo & Company ( WFC ) and J P Morgan Chase & Co ( JPM ). BPOP's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $7.83. Zacks Investment Research reports BPOP's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as 23.22%, compared to an industry average of 13%.