Republic Bancorp, Inc. ( RBCAA ) has announced an ex-dividend date of November 28, 2012 and a cash dividend payment of $1.1 per share scheduled for December 21, 2012. Shareholders who purchased RBCAA stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 566.67% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $20.97, the dividend yield is 9.44%.
The previous trading day's last sale of RBCAA was $20.97, representing a -24.84% decrease from the 52 week high of $27.90 and a 7.32% increase over the 52 week low of $19.54.
RBCAA is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Wells Fargo & Company ( WFC ) and J P Morgan Chase & Co ( JPM ). RBCAA's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $5.66. Zacks Investment Research reports RBCAA's forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as 24.05%, compared to an industry average of 17.7%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the RBCAA Dividend History page.
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