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Valley National Bancorp (VLY) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 13, 2013

Valley National Bancorp ( VLY ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 13, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.1625 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 01, 2013. Shareholders who purchased VLY stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that VLY has paid the same dividend.

The previous trading day's last sale of VLY was $10.32, representing a -18.65% decrease from the 52 week high of $12.69 and a 19.31% increase over the 52 week low of $8.65.

VLY is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Wells Fargo & Company ( WFC ) and J P Morgan Chase & Co ( JPM ). VLY's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.73. Zacks Investment Research reports VLY's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -5.28%, compared to an industry average of 5.8%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the VLY Dividend History page.

Interested in gaining exposure to VLY through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?

The following ETF(s) have VLY as a top-10 holding:

  • Guggenheim Global Dividend Opportunities Index ETF ( LVL ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is LVL with an increase of 7.17% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of VLY at 3.18%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.


The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

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