First BanCorp. ( FBP ) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 29, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.03 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 14, 2018. Shareholders who purchased FBP prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. At the current stock price of $8.86, the dividend yield is .34%.
The previous trading day's last sale of FBP was $8.86, representing a -8.47% decrease from the 52 week high of $9.68 and a 84.97% increase over the 52 week low of $4.79.
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 $.56. Zacks Investment Research reports FBP's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 23%, compared to an industry average of 32.4%.
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