Preferred Bank ( PFBC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on October 02, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.12 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 20, 2015. Shareholders who purchased PFBC prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that PFBC has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $31.6, the dividend yield is 1.52%.
The previous trading day's last sale of PFBC was $31.6, representing a -3.25% decrease from the 52 week high of $32.66 and a 42.02% increase over the 52 week low of $22.25.
PFBC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.99. Zacks Investment Research reports PFBC's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as 17.6%, compared to an industry average of 10.3%.