S&T Bancorp, Inc. ( STBA ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 12, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.17 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 28, 2014. Shareholders who purchased STBA stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 13.33% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current stock price of $24.59, the dividend yield is 2.77%.
The previous trading day's last sale of STBA was $24.59, representing a -6.89% decrease from the 52 week high of $26.41 and a 16.15% increase over the 52 week low of $21.17.
STBA is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Wells Fargo & Company ( WFC ) and J P Morgan Chase & Co ( JPM ). STBA's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.77. Zacks Investment Research reports STBA's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 11.91%, compared to an industry average of 4%.
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