Union Bankshares Corporation ( UBSH ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 03, 2016. A cash dividend payment of $0.19 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 19, 2016. Shareholders who purchased UBSH prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that UBSH has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $26.81, the dividend yield is 2.83%.
The previous trading day's last sale of UBSH was $26.81, representing a -2.12% decrease from the 52 week high of $27.39 and a 30.34% increase over the 52 week low of $20.57.
UBSH is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Wells Fargo & Company ( WFC ) and J P Morgan Chase & Co ( JPM ). UBSH's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.62. Zacks Investment Research reports UBSH's forecasted earnings growth in 2016 as 13.76%, compared to an industry average of 11%.