The ex-dividend date for F.N.B. Corporation (NYSE:FNB) is tomorrow, February 28, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 12 cents per share. At a price of $11.80 as of 9:30 a.m., the dividend yield is 4%.
NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for F.N.B. Corporation (NYSE: FNB) is tomorrow, February 28, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 12 cents per share. At a price of $11.80 as of 9:30 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 4%. The average volume for F.N.B has been one million shares per day over the past 30 days. F.N.B has a market cap of $1.54 billion and is part of the financial sector and banking industry. Shares are up 5.7% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday. F.N.B. Corporation, a financial holding company, provides various financial services to consumers and small- to medium-sized businesses primarily in Pennsylvania and northeastern Ohio. The company operates in four segments: Community Banking, Wealth Management, Insurance, and Consumer Finance. The company has a P/E ratio of 16.8, below the average banking industry P/E ratio of 17.1 and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
TheStreet Ratings rates F.N.B as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, expanding profit margins, increase in net income, notable return on equity and solid stock price performance. Although no company is perfect, currently we do not see any significant weaknesses which are likely to detract from the generally positive outlook. You can view the full F.N.B Ratings Report. See our dividend calendar or top-yielding stocks list.