WesBanco, Inc. ( WSBC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 07, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.26 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 02, 2017. Shareholders who purchased WSBC prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that WSBC has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $37.8, the dividend yield is 2.75%.
The previous trading day's last sale of WSBC was $37.8, representing a -14.46% decrease from the 52 week high of $44.19 and a 19.51% increase over the 52 week low of $31.63.
WSBC is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as J P Morgan Chase & Co ( JPM ) and Wells Fargo & Company ( WFC ). WSBC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.18. Zacks Investment Research reports WSBC's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as 3.48%, compared to an industry average of 10.6%.