Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 1/21/15, First Busey Corp. will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.05, payable on 1/30/15.
The most recent short interest data has been released by the NASDAQ for the 11/28/2014 settlement date, which shows a 387,294 share increase in total short interest for First Busey Corp. , to 2,124,804, an increase of 22.29% since 11/14/2014.
The ex-dividend date for First Busey (Nasdaq:BUSE) is tomorrow, April 18, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 4 cents per share. At a price of $4.66 as of 9:30 a.m., the dividend yield is 3.5%.