Wilshire Bancorp, Inc. ( WIBC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 29, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.06 per share is scheduled to be paid on January 15, 2016. Shareholders who purchased WIBC prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that WIBC has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $12.28, the dividend yield is 1.95%.
The previous trading day's last sale of WIBC was $12.28, representing a -5.65% decrease from the 52 week high of $13.02 and a 36.14% increase over the 52 week low of $9.02.
WIBC is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Wells Fargo & Company ( WFC ) and J P Morgan Chase & Co ( JPM ). WIBC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.81. Zacks Investment Research reports WIBC's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as 6.33%, compared to an industry average of 10.4%.