Washington Trust Bancorp, Inc. ( WASH ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 31, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.47 per share is scheduled to be paid on January 11, 2019. Shareholders who purchased WASH prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 9.3% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $47.23, the dividend yield is 3.98%.
The previous trading day's last sale of WASH was $47.23, representing a -25.33% decrease from the 52 week high of $63.25 and a 2.83% increase over the 52 week low of $45.93.
WASH is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as J P Morgan Chase & Co ( JPM ) and Bank of America Corporation ( BAC ). WASH's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.41.