United Community Banks, Inc. ( UCBI ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 14, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.12 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 05, 2018. Shareholders who purchased UCBI prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 20% increase over prior dividend payment.
The previous trading day's last sale of UCBI was $33.36, representing a -0.68% decrease from the 52 week high of $33.59 and a 36.33% increase over the 52 week low of $24.47.
UCBI is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as J P Morgan Chase & Co ( JPM ) and Bank of America Corporation ( BAC ). UCBI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.94. Zacks Investment Research reports UCBI's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 36.04%, compared to an industry average of 24.5%.