Stock Yards Bancorp, Inc. ( SYBT ) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 05, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.22 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 01, 2014. Shareholders who purchased SYBT stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 4.76% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $28.38, the dividend yield is 3.1%.
The previous trading day's last sale of SYBT was $28.38, representing a -16.13% decrease from the 52 week high of $33.84 and a 23.88% increase over the 52 week low of $22.91.
SYBT is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Wells Fargo & Company ( WFC ) and J P Morgan Chase & Co ( JPM ). SYBT's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.97. Zacks Investment Research reports SYBT's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 10.91%, compared to an industry average of 11.7%.