Glacier Bancorp, Inc. ( GBCI ) will begin trading ex-dividend on January 07, 2019. A cash dividend payment of $0.3 per share is scheduled to be paid on January 17, 2019. Shareholders who purchased GBCI prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 15.38% increase over the prior dividend payment.
The previous trading day's last sale of GBCI was $40.04, representing a -16.01% decrease from the 52 week high of $47.67 and a 11.94% increase over the 52 week low of $35.77.
GBCI is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as J P Morgan Chase & Co ( JPM ) and Bank of America Corporation ( BAC ). GBCI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.77. Zacks Investment Research reports GBCI's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 25.03%, compared to an industry average of 26.6%.
Interested in gaining exposure to GBCI through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have GBCI as a top-10 holding:
- Invesco S&P SmallCap Financials ETF ( PSCF )
- SPDR S&P 600 Small Cap Growth ETF (based on S&P SmallCap 600 G ( SLYG )
- iShares S&P Small-Cap 600 Growth ETF ( IJT )
- SPDR S&P 600 Small Cap ETF (based on S&P SmallCap 600 Index -- ( SLY )
- iShares Core S&P Small-Cap ETF ( IJR ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is PSCF with an decrease of -18.59% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of GBCI at 1.97%.
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