Premier Financial Bancorp, Inc. ( PFBI ) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 12, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.12 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 30, 2014. Shareholders who purchased PFBI stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 9.09% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current stock price of $14.74, the dividend yield is 3.26%.
The previous trading day's last sale of PFBI was $14.74, representing a -1.01% decrease from the 52 week high of $14.89 and a 32.2% increase over the 52 week low of $11.15.
PFBI is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Wells Fargo & Company ( WFC ) and J P Morgan Chase & Co ( JPM ). PFBI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.61.