PrivateBancorp, Inc. ( PVTB ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 15, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.01 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 31, 2015. Shareholders who purchased PVTB prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 28th quarter that PVTB has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $40.85, the dividend yield is .1%.
The previous trading day's last sale of PVTB was $40.85, representing a -10.79% decrease from the 52 week high of $45.79 and a 37.91% increase over the 52 week low of $29.62.
PVTB is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Wells Fargo & Company ( WFC ) and J P Morgan Chase & Co ( JPM ). PVTB's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.14. Zacks Investment Research reports PVTB's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as 13.58%, compared to an industry average of 7.8%.