First BanCorp. ( FBP ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 27, 2019. A cash dividend payment of $0.03 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 15, 2019. Shareholders who purchased FBP prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
The previous trading day's last sale of FBP was $11.34, representing a -3.41% decrease from the 52 week high of $11.74 and a 96.19% increase over the 52 week low of $5.78.
FBP is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as J P Morgan Chase & Co ( JPM ) and Bank of America Corporation ( BAC ). FBP's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.91. Zacks Investment Research reports FBP's forecasted earnings growth in 2019 as 19.35%, compared to an industry average of 9.8%.
Interested in gaining exposure to FBP through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have FBP as a top-10 holding:
The top-performing ETF of this group is CSML with an decrease of -5.1% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of FBP at 0.86%.
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