ServisFirst Bancshares, Inc. ( SFBS ) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 29, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.05 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 14, 2017. Shareholders who purchased SFBS prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an -37.5% decrease from prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $36.31, the dividend yield is .55%.
The previous trading day's last sale of SFBS was $36.31, representing a -14.89% decrease from the 52 week high of $42.66 and a 57.46% increase over the 52 week low of $23.06.
SFBS is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as J P Morgan Chase & Co ( JPM ) and Wells Fargo & Company ( WFC ). SFBS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.57. Zacks Investment Research reports SFBS's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as 18.42%, compared to an industry average of 8.2%.
Interested in gaining exposure to SFBS through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have SFBS as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares DWA SmallCap Momentum Portfolio ( DWAS ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is DWAS with an increase of 4.89% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of SFBS at 1.31%.
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