Zions Bancorporation ( ZION ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 16, 2016. A cash dividend payment of $0.06 per share is scheduled to be paid on February 25, 2016. Shareholders who purchased ZION prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that ZION has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of ZION was $19.9, representing a -39.75% decrease from the 52 week high of $33.03 and a 1.27% increase over the 52 week low of $19.65.
ZION is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Wells Fargo & Company ( WFC ) and J P Morgan Chase & Co ( JPM ). ZION's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.13. Zacks Investment Research reports ZION's forecasted earnings growth in 2016 as 14.59%, compared to an industry average of 11%.
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