Union Bankshares Corporation ( UBSH ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 11, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.15 per share is scheduled to be paid on February 27, 2015. Shareholders who purchased UBSH stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that UBSH has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of UBSH was $21.56, representing a -19.31% decrease from the 52 week high of $26.72 and a 8.23% increase over the 52 week low of $19.92.
UBSH is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as J P Morgan Chase & Co ( JPM ) and Bank of America Corporation ( BAC ). UBSH's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.15. Zacks Investment Research reports UBSH's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as 11.81%, compared to an industry average of 12.5%.
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