WSFS Financial Corporation ( WSFS ) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 06, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.12 per share is scheduled to be paid on November 22, 2013. Shareholders who purchased WSFS stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 23rd quarter that WSFS has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $69.27, the dividend yield is .69%.
The previous trading day's last sale of WSFS was $69.27, representing a -8.66% decrease from the 52 week high of $75.84 and a 69.41% increase over the 52 week low of $40.89.
WSFS is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Wells Fargo & Company ( WFC ) and J P Morgan Chase & Co ( JPM ). WSFS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $4.5. Zacks Investment Research reports WSFS's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 51.85%, compared to an industry average of -4.3%.
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