Provident Financial Services, Inc ( PFS ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 13, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.19 per share is scheduled to be paid on February 28, 2017. Shareholders who purchased PFS prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 5.56% increase over prior dividend payment.
The previous trading day's last sale of PFS was $25.9, representing a -10.44% decrease from the 52 week high of $28.92 and a 46.25% increase over the 52 week low of $17.71.
PFS is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as HSBC Holdings plc ( HSBC ) and E*TRADE Financial Corporation ( ETFC ). PFS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.38. Zacks Investment Research reports PFS's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as 5.8%, compared to an industry average of 8.1%.
Interested in gaining exposure to PFS through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have PFS as a top-10 holding:
- WBI Tactical SMG Shares ( WBIA ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is WBIA with an increase of 8.96% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of PFS at 2.42%.