United Bankshares, Inc. ( UBSI ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 06, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.31 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 01, 2013. Shareholders who purchased UBSI stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 6th quarter that UBSI has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of UBSI was $26.2, representing a -15.24% decrease from the 52 week high of $30.91 and a 16.24% increase over the 52 week low of $22.54.
UBSI is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Wells Fargo & Company ( WFC ) and J P Morgan Chase & Co ( JPM ). UBSI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.64. Zacks Investment Research reports UBSI's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as .74%, compared to an industry average of 6.7%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the UBSI Dividend History page.
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