Shore Bancshares Inc ( SHBI ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 12, 2016. A cash dividend payment of $0.03 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 31, 2016. Shareholders who purchased SHBI prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. At the current stock price of $11.85, the dividend yield is 1.01%.
The previous trading day's last sale of SHBI was $11.85, representing a -5.88% decrease from the 52 week high of $12.59 and a 29.79% increase over the 52 week low of $9.13.
SHBI is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Wells Fargo & Company ( WFC ) and J P Morgan Chase & Co ( JPM ). SHBI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.64. Zacks Investment Research reports SHBI's forecasted earnings growth in 2016 as 28.57%, compared to an industry average of 9%.