West Bancorporation ( WTBA ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 03, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.11 per share is scheduled to be paid on February 25, 2014. Shareholders who purchased WTBA stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that WTBA has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of WTBA was $15.26, representing a -8.29% decrease from the 52 week high of $16.64 and a 51.09% increase over the 52 week low of $10.10.
WTBA is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Wells Fargo & Company ( WFC ) and J P Morgan Chase & Co ( JPM ). WTBA's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.02. Zacks Investment Research reports WTBA's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 7.84%, compared to an industry average of .5%.
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